Poultry & livestock

Backyard chickens

June 2015

Check out the chook palace in the Patch from Scratch garden and see Alex and Costa as they release the chooks! in this episode of ABC TV Gardening Australia.

established flock

New chook on the block

May 2015

Meet and greet. JESSAMY MILLER's tips for how to introduce the new chooks on the block.

crowing hen

How to stop crowing

March 2015

Alpha hens and cross-dressing chooks? JESSAMY MILLER investigates gender politics in the poultry yard.

backyard chook

Why keep chooks?

November 2014

JESSAMY MILLER looks at the benefits of keeping chooks.

Jane and Lizzie feeding on microgreens

Micro meals for chooks

June 2014

Microgreens may be small on size but they are big on benefits for chooks, writes PENNY WOODWARD.

chook, high-vis jacket, chicken

Take your chooks and run!

February 2014

When bushfires threatened guest blogger JACQUELINE SPEDDING decided to up chooks and run!

 

 

 

Shady chook pen

Help them in the heat

February 2014

PENNY WOODWARD explains that animals and birds suffer in the heat too.

chook pen, barnyard

Poultry planning

November 2013

Want to get the most out of your feathered friends? JUSTIN RUSSELL gives you tips for managing chooks in an organic backyard.

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