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Storey's guide to raising chickens : breed selection, facilities, feeding, health care, managing layers & meat birds / Gail Damerow.

Damerow, Gail, (author.).


"Whether you're raising a few backyard chickens or a flock of 100, this is the book you need to keep your birds healthy and safe. With the most up-to-date information on shelter, food, eggs, chicks, health care, and meat, this time-tested authority can help beginners and seasoned pros alike find success with a flock."--Back cover.

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  • ISBN: 9781612129341
  • ISBN: 161212934X
  • ISBN: 9781612129303
  • ISBN: 1612129307
  • Physical Description: vii, 414 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: Fourth edition.
  • Publisher: North Adams, MA : Storey Publishing, [2017]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Choosing a breed -- Fowl disposition -- Shelter -- Feed and water -- Routine management -- Health care -- Laying-hen management -- Eggs for eating -- Managing a breeder flock -- Hatching eggs -- Chick care -- Exhibiting your chickens -- Managing meat birds -- Meat on the table.
Subject: Chickens > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Domestic animals > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Livestock > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Chickens > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Domestic animals.
Chickens > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Genre: Handbooks and manuals.
Handbooks and manuals.

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Homer Public Library 636.5 DAM (Text) 000163251 Nonfiction Checked out 04/13/2023

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