Keeping Chickens – Guest Article By Tim Daniels @ Poultrykeeper.com

Keeping a few hens in the back yard is one of the fastest growing hobbies in the UK and it’s no surprise because it is incredibly straightforward.  If you keep hens without a cockerel, they make very little noise and shouldn’t be any trouble with the neighbours. A supply of fresh eggs is always welcome … Read more Keeping Chickens – Guest Article By Tim Daniels @ Poultrykeeper.com

Can You Move Unhatched Hen Eggs?

I have been asked if you can you move unhatched hen eggs. “Can you move unhatched chook eggs to another location like another nesting spot or coup. Coral” Hi Coral, Thanks for your question. I don’t have experience of moving unhatched hen eggs myself but I have tried to move guinea fowl eggs when the … Read more Can You Move Unhatched Hen Eggs?

RSPCA Campaign – Quash The Squash

I received an email on behalf of the RSPCA about raising awareness of an urgent campaign to protect the welfare of UK meat chickens. Right now, the government is considering new EU legislation that may increase the number of chickens allowed in rearing sheds. Even at current minimum standards, each bird is given less space than … Read more RSPCA Campaign – Quash The Squash