There are various reasons for keeping chickens in your backyard; the most popular being a steady supply of fresh, healthy eggs.
Keeping chickens is good for the environment. Chickens can eat food scraps, lawn clippings, leaves and other yard waste.
Chickens are excellent pest control and eat many insects that might harm your garden plants. Chicken manure is also an excellent fertilizer.
Organic and free-range eggs can be expensive. Producing your own eggs is cost-effective and easy.
Are you concerned about the source of your food? Do you want to be more connected to nature? Are you interested in living green? Take matters into your own hands and take a stand against unhealthy and inhumane animal processing plants. Having your own chickens is an easy step in the right direction.
If you haven't spent any time with chickens, they might surprise you. Chickens have unique and fun personalities, and are beautiful creatures.You don't have to walk them or brush them. As far as pets go, they really are low maintenance. Plus, this pet helps put nutritious food on the table! What do you think about that, Rover?
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