Storey's Guide to Raising Chickens: Care, Feeding, Facilities

Storey's Guide to Raising Chickens: Care, Feeding, Facilities

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by Gail Damerow, Pamela Lappies
     
 
Storey’s Guide to Raising Chickens includes all the information farmers need — from choosing breeds and hatching chicks to building coops and keeping the birds healthy and safe from predators — to keep chickens or run an egg business.

The 3rd edition, now with 188,000 copies in print contains new and expanded features:

Overview

Storey’s Guide to Raising Chickens includes all the information farmers need — from choosing breeds and hatching chicks to building coops and keeping the birds healthy and safe from predators — to keep chickens or run an egg business.

The 3rd edition, now with 188,000 copies in print contains new and expanded features:
• “Fowl Disposition” — new chapter on training chickens and understanding their intelligence
• Expanded coverage of hobby farming
• Disease section now includes information on avian influenza and fowl first aid

Storey's Guide to Raising Series is the essential animal husbandry information from the trusted source. With a combined total of 1.7 million copies in print.

Praise for the book:
"I didn't know how much I didn't know until I bought this book." - Keith, Bakersfield, CA

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780882668970
Publisher:
Storey Books
Publication date:
11/28/1995
Series:
Guide to Raising Ser.
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
6.02(w) x 9.03(h) x 0.82(d)

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Meet the Author

Gail Damerow runs a small-scale farm raising chickens and other animals. She is the editor of Rural Heritage magazine, a monthly columnist for Dairy Goat Journal, and the author of seven Storey books on animals, with a combined 455,000 copies in print.

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Storey's Guide to Raising Chickens 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
...after becomming enlightened by the relaxing benefits of George's new hobby, I read this book and found it complete and Very inspirational, Thanks George