By Robert Litt,Hannah Litt
Robert and Hannah Litt have allotted suggestion to thousands of city and suburban chicken-keepers from at the back of their perch at Portland’s city Farm shop, and now they’re able to assist you pass neighborhood and sustainable together with your personal yard birds. during this convenient advisor to breeds, feed, coops, and care, the Litts take you below their skilled wings and percentage the secrets and techniques to:
Picking the breeds which are good for you • development a strong coop in a single weekend for $100 • elevating chuffed and hearty chicks • Feeding your flock for optimum well-being and egg nutrients • combating and treating universal poultry illnesses • Planning forward for kin, local, and felony concerns • Whipping up tasty egg recipes from flan to frittata
With every thing that first-timers might want to get started—along with specialist advice for extra professional keepers—this colourful, nuts-and-bolts handbook proves that conserving chickens is all it’s cracked as much as be.
From the Hardcover edition.
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