I need a good chicken book

corrie22March 23, 2010

I'm looking for a good book on raising chickens.

I'd like one that covers different breeds, health, feeding, housing, the whole thing.

Before we move and I jump into some hens, I think I better read up on it! LOL

Thanks guys, cheer up this winter has to eventually be over!

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i like Storey's Guide to Raising Chickens. Seems everything a person might need to know to get started is in that book. ALl of their books are pretty good.

    Bookmark   March 24, 2010 at 7:57AM
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thank you!
I found a copy on Ebay with free shipping.
I should have it in a week.
thanks again

    Bookmark   March 25, 2010 at 8:54PM
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zootjs(zone 5 MA)

I agree, that's the best chicken book I've read.

    Bookmark   March 26, 2010 at 7:40PM
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