Ready To Start Your Chicken Flock?

With their homegrown eggs and potential to become quite the loveable pet, chickens have been an important part of homestead living for decades. Whether they’re worked into a larger permaculture plan or reside in an urban backyard coop, chickens can be a great addition to your homestead!

Whether you’re just getting started with chicken keeping or have been raising them since you were a kid, we have all the resources to help you be the best chicken parent you can be. If you’re just getting started, check out our chicken coop plans and our articles on chicken hatcheries, buying chicks, and raising chicks.

Chicken Breeds:

See the full Chicken Breeds Guide, or click below to browse popular breeds.

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