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Alpacas are comparatively inexpensive to keep, and you don’t need huge tracts of land for them
Feed bags can be tricky customers to open, but don’t risk injury hacking through the side with a sharp object.
Choosing the right chicken feed is vitally important to the birds’ health, as well as to the quality of their eggsread more
Chickens need very little apart from housing, food and water, but a few pieces of equipment will make your own life much easier.read more
Using a chicken tractor or ark is sometimes recommended for clearing ground. But do they actually work?read more
Putting in a livestock fence is hard work and best done while the ground is damp, otherwise it will be VERY hard work indeed.read more
Traditionally pheasants are hung for a week or so before preparing for the table, but why – and how? This article explains the process, from shot to pot.read more
Bullying, rats, parasites, predators, diseases… who’d be a chicken? Thankfully, all you need is experience and a little know-how.read more
A list of symptoms that merit quarantining a sick chicken, and chicken disease resources for identifying what’s wrong.read more
Introducing chickens – your own eggs, so full of flavour neighbours will be queuing up for them.read more