Pioneering Today: How to Raise Backyard Chickens

BackyardchickensJune 27, 2014: In this episode you’ll learn how to become self-sustainable by raising your own laying hens.






  • How to care for chicks
  • Where to get chicks
  • How to get laying hens
  • Ways to keep chickens free ranging
  • How to protect free ranging chickens from predators
  • Advantages of chicken tractors
  • How to keep your feed bill down
  • What to expect from free ranging chickens
  • Tips for cleaning eggs
  • Ways to preserve eggs without electricity

How to tell if an egg is good or bad