A chicken in every yard : the Urban Farm Store's guide to chicken keeping / Robert and Hannah Litt.
By: Litt, Robert
Contributor(s): Litt, HannahMaterial type: TextPublisher: Berkeley [Calif.] : Ten Speed Press, 2011Edition: 1st edDescription: xi, 196 p. : col. ill. ; 24 cmISBN: 9781580085823 :; 1580085822 :Subject(s): ChickensDDC classification: 636.5 LOC classification: SF487 | .L775 2011
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"This nuts-and-bolts guide to selecting and raising backyard chickens offers everything a first-time keeper needs to know, from the experts at the Urban Farm Store in Portland, Oregon"--Provided by publisher.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 190-191) and index.
Why keep chickens? -- Planning : are we ready for this? -- Breeds : pickin' chickens -- Chicks : parenting your peeps -- Coops and runs : building your poultry palace -- Adult chickens : getting in touch with your inner farmer -- Health management : should I bring a $5 chicken to the vet? -- Eggs : how to make them and eat them.