Chat with us, powered by LiveChat
0425 751794 admin@thechickentractor.com.au

Breeding Chickens

  • Home
  • Breeding Chickens
Sexing Chicks: Hens or Roosters?

Sexing Chicks: Hens or Roosters?

Are you wondering the gender of your baby chicks, or maybe even of your older birds? Sexing chicks is a tricky business. Even the professionals at the best chicken hatcheries …

Doug read more
The Best Chicken Breeders

The Best Chicken Breeders

If you want to raise chickens for meat or eggs, chicken breeders are the easiest place to start. These are professional companies that breed chickens. If you have heard of …

Doug read more
Guide to Backyard Chickens & How to Raise Chickens

Guide to Backyard Chickens & How to Raise Chickens

Keeping backyard chickens is an easy first step to living a healthier, more sustainable lifestyle. Compared to keeping other livestock, raising chickens is easy. They come home every night, lay …

Doug read more
A Timeline for Raising Baby Chicks

A Timeline for Raising Baby Chicks

Even if you’re not planning on breeding your own chickens, you will probably find yourself raising baby chicks sooner than you think. While you can start a backyard flock by …

Doug read more
Best Backyard Chickens: Choosing the Right Breed

Best Backyard Chickens: Choosing the Right Breed

Chickens are the perfect small homestead animal. In fact, they are ideal for the backyard farmer, even those in urban areas. They provide eggs, meat and rich fertilizer for the …

Doug read more
What to do with a Broody Hen?

What to do with a Broody Hen?

What to do with a Broody Hen? Broody hens can either be a Godsend (many exotic-chicken breeders agree with this line of thought) or something worse than the plague (such …

Doug read more
Diatomaceous Earth

Diatomaceous Earth

Diatomaceous Earth Every February the town of Seymour in Victoria hosts the Seymour Alternative Farming Expo (SAFE). I think the original idea for the show was specifically ‘Alternative’, but over …

Doug read more
Page 2 of 212

Follow us on Social Media