Why Ayam Cemani Chickens Are So Rare
Chicken Breeds

Why Ayam Cemani Chickens Are So Rare

The Ayam Cemani chicken is the “Lamborghini” of the backyard poultry world. Like the car, the Ayam Cemani (“Ayam” translates into “chicken” in Indonesian. “Cemani” is both the name of the village it is from and “completely black” in Sanskrit) is sleek, shiny, and financially out of reach for most buyers. So, what is it…

Salmon Faverolles Chickens Owner’s Guide
Chicken Breeds

Salmon Faverolles Chickens Owner’s Guide

Salmon Faverolles chickens are stunningly cute – just as much in body as in personality. Friendly, cuddly, and fluffy, they are great with children, too.    Faverolles chickens come in a wide color palette, from Mahogany, Black, Buff, Blue, Blue Salmon, Cuckoo, Ermine, Laced Blue, to Splash. But only two colors are actually recognized by…

Lavender Orpington Chickens: Owner’s Guide
Chicken Breeds

Lavender Orpington Chickens: Owner’s Guide

We recently started raising Lavender Orpington Chickens this year, and WOW! They’re a wonderful, friendly breed, especially for children!   Every minute I’ve spent with mine, I’ve fallen more and more in love – and I’m sure you will, too!   5 Amazing Lavender Orpington Chicken Facts Here is where we’ll reveal some very interesting…