Thursday, January 16, 2014

Chicken Biosecurity pt. 1 -- Spot the Signs

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January 14, 2014
Chicken Biosecurity pt. 1 -- Spot the Signs
by Melissa Caughey from Tilly's Nest
Chickens can become infected with viruses, bacteria, fungi and spores. Like most of my fellow backyard chicken keepers, I consider a healthy flock a top priority. As a medical professional, I thought it would be helpful to share some information with the Community on keeping themselves and their birds safe. 
Worried you might have a sick chicken or want to know what signs to spot? Read Melissa's piece now ...
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Do you know about the benefits of feeding sprouted grain fodder? I recently had the chance to review a product from Incubator Warehouse, and decided to try giving my girls sprouts. Sprouts are much healthier, more easily digested and you grow them yourself -- even in winter!

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