Storey's Guide to Raising Poultry

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Storey's Guide to Raising Poultry

Chickens, Turkeys, Ducks, Geese, Guineas, Game Birds

By Glenn Drowns

Storey Publishing, Paperback, 9781612120003, 454pp.

Publication Date: May 22, 2012

Description

Whether you re running a farm or interested in keeping a few backyard birds, Storey's Guide to Raising Poultry covers everything you need to know to successfully raise your own chickens, turkeys, waterfowl, and more. Stressing humane practices throughout, Glenn Davis provides expert advice on breed selection, housing, feeding, behavior, breeding, health care, and processing your own meat and eggs. With tips on raising specialty species like doves, ostriches, and peafowl, you ll be inspired to experiment with new breeds and add diversity to your poultry operation.

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