Articles about rooster
If you love chickens, you will love a rooster dinnerware set. Dinnerware is a nice gift for a housewarming or a wedding as it can be both practical and decorative and the lucky recipients will think of you each meal as they pull out the beautiful plates with colorful plumage.
Pet chickens? For a small friendly pet to provide ongoing fresh food, company and entertainment, you can do no better than a pet chicken. It is surprising the lowly chicken, dismissed as a barnyard animal, a factory-farmed bird, can be loved and provide enjoyment for so many families.
Wheaten Ameraucanas are my favorite heritage green or blue egg-laying chicken breed. Every flock should have one or two blue or olive green egg-laying hens to make a pretty rainbow of eggs. The Wheaten Ameraucanas are the whole package. Sweet, gentle, absolutely gorgeous with their fluffy cream beards, and they regularly lay lovely blue eggs.
How my Rooster, Clarence, Will Learn Martial Arts to Defend His Hens At first, Clarence had no reason to study martial arts. He was a proud rooster. He strutted the length and breadth of our backyard, guarding his hens...
We eat them all the time, but how much do you know about that little ball of deliciousness that comes wrapped in it’s own sturdy package? You probably are aware that eggs are an excellent source of cheap protein, and you might know that they have not been shown to raise cholesterol, but what about the fun stuff? Here are some interesting facts that you may, or may not know about the simple egg.
So you think you want start keeping chickens in the garden for your own organic free range eggs? Here are the some of the surprises we have had keeping rare heritage poultry breeds. Most are good surprises. If you want an insight into keeping chickens and to learn from our experience, read on!
Chantecler chickens are heralded as Canada's only Heritage rare chicken breed. Practically, these chickens are as cold hardy as any get. Thriving, productive and laying eggs well on the shortest days with no additional light is a big attraction of the breed. No frostbite on large combs, and thick downy feathers leads to feed savings too. If you want to see and hear more about the prettiest Chantecler, the Partridge Chantecler, read on.
The Delaware is now regarded as dangerously close to extinction. It is a fine dual purpose breed, originally bred for its well fleshed carcass but it also produces a good number of large eggs. Such is the quality of the meat that the bird is listed on the Slow Food USA's Ark of Taste.
A paper towel holder is something that most people have in their kitchens but it's something that most people really don't put a lot of thought into. This can really help you to get a coordinating theme in your space. It can also help you with the function of...
Can pictures of hens and chickens tell a story? Yes! The aim of this article is to prove that anyone can create a story, maybe even a fairy tale, by means of pictures and illustrations. If you decorate the walls of a room with farm artwork, or hang posters with chickens and hens, then you can create a tale that can be enjoyed by all who enter the room.
The Buckeye chicken was bred by Mrs Nettie Metcalf of Warren, Ohio. Although somewhat similar to the Rhode Island Red, it has a pea comb. It is now listed as 'critically endangered' by the American Livestock Breeds Conservancy. The Buckeye also appears on the Slow Food USA Ark of Taste list.
Personalities of the twelve Chinese zodiac animals can be just as diverse as our own Western zodiac, but if you are really interested, more research will be required as true Chinese astrology can get quite complicated (there are also animal signs assigned by month and hours of...
Whether you were a fan of professional wrestling in the 70's, 80's, 90's or the new millennium, there's a good chance you've encountered some really ridiculous nicknames and gimmicks. Since the beginning of professional wrestling, stupid gimmicks and nicknames have popped up. I must admit, I...