Duck Eggs: Nutrition & Buyer’s Guide

Duck Eggs: Nutrition & Buyer’s Guide

Blame it on the huge amount of nutrients or their deliciousness: It’s undeniable that duck eggs are becoming more and more popular for health nuts.   While most people think of chickens when they eat eggs, duck eggs are gradually making their way to kitchen tables everywhere.   And why not? They’re low in calories,…

Top 10 Largest Chicken Breeds That Are Also Great Pets

Top 10 Largest Chicken Breeds That Are Also Great Pets

You might be surprised at the largest chicken breed, or you might already have an idea of the winner.   Giant chicken breeds are a great addition to any backyard flock! They have presence, they’re usually very beautiful, they definitely resemble tiny dinosaurs, and you’ll enjoy watching them!   With each of the breeds in…

Buff Orpington Chickens: Buyer’s Guide

Buff Orpington Chickens: Buyer’s Guide

Buff Orpington chickens are one of the most popular breeds out there – and it’s because they’re nearly the perfect chicken!   Originating in the United Kingdom, Orpingtons are a heritage breed that’s well loved because of its calm nature, beautiful feathers, and functional purposes.   If you’re thinking of adding one to your flock,…