What are Backyard Chickens? Backyard chickens are the chickens that are raised or kept at the backyard of homes. They can either be raised inside cages, coops or free-range. They are presumed to be rugged and healthier. They can be raised organically, fed natural food or diet and treated with… [Read More]
We did not just start to use herbs for raising healthy chickens, organic poultry has been in existence for decades. But thanks to the recent documentation by organic poultry practitioners like diyagric. Different herb species have found their way into the poultry industry as the war against antibiotics becomes more… [Read More]
History of Damascus Goat Breed The Damascus goat breed is one of the dairy breeds of goat. Even though this goat breed is majorly used or raised for dairy milk production, they are also bred for meat. Damascus goats are also called Damascene, Baladi, Shami, Halep and Chami. While this… [Read More]
A lot of Nigerian poultry farmers face various challenges associated with procurement of day old chicks (DOC), poults and point of lays. These challenges include difficulty to find a reputable hatchery or vendor, failure of hatchery or vendor to supply at an agreed date and difficulty to get quality DOC…. [Read More]
What is a chicken coop? A chicken coop is a house where chickens are kept secure from predators or harsh weather conditions. In the coop, nest boxes are provided for the hens to lay their eggs and perches on which the chickens can fly on to sleep.