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What Color Eggs Will My Chickens Lay?
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What Color Eggs Will My Chickens Lay?

Chicken eggs come in a variety of colors, and since we are looking at the whole process of a chick’s life, we may as well look at that awkward transition between the alpha state and the omega state, too. One of the biggest questions people have is “What color eggs will my chicken lay?” This…

Polish Chickens: Eggs, Colors, & More
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Polish Chickens: Eggs, Colors, & More

Polish chickens are cute, quirky poultry friends that are a true delight to have in your flock. They have a natural talent to shine in the coop or shows. They’re adorable, friendly, full of personality, have a loving temperament, and make great companions. In this article, you’ll discover everything you need to know about Polish…

Silkie Chickens: Pet Facts & Fiction
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Silkie Chickens: Pet Facts & Fiction

Who doesn’t want to own Silkie chickens? They’re fun, sweet-natured, and they make you breakfast! In short, they’re the perfect pet. Yep – you can definitely keep chickens as pets, and Silkies make GREAT pets, especially for households with children. I also know MANY seniors who keep Silkies because they’re easier to care for than a dog, and they’re great company. And,…

12 Types Of Chickens Smart Women Keep As Pets

12 Types Of Chickens Smart Women Keep As Pets

If you’re here, I’m pretty sure you’re probably raising certain types of chickens for their eggs. Raising chicken breeds for eggs is usually why people get into chickens in the first place! Then, very quickly, you realize it’s a lot of fun to own these weird little cluckers and each of the types of chickens…

How Different Colored Eggs Are Formed (And Why All Eggs Are Either White Or Blue)

How Different Colored Eggs Are Formed (And Why All Eggs Are Either White Or Blue)

Do you want different colored eggs in your morning egg basket? Who doesn’t? I have often been emailed by people asking: “Why are chicken eggs different colors?” So let’s talk about different chicken egg colors. Harvesting different colored eggs is one of the best parts of chicken ownership, and I personally keep certain breeds, such…