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Multcolib My Librarian Karen E: Cock-a-doodle-doo!

A Chicken in Every Yard
A Chicken in Every Yard The Urban Farm Store's Guide to Chicken Keeping By Litt, Robert (Book - 2011 ) 636.5 L7769c 2011 Available in some locations

Annotation:My chicken bible. Our very own local store, Urban Farm, has compiled everything you need to know about raising chickens. And if you have any questions, just drop by their store to talk to their super knowledgeable staff.

Chicken Breeds & Care
Chicken Breeds & Care A Color Directory of the Most Popular Breeds and Their Care By Bassom, Frances (Book - 2009 ) 636.5 B322c 2009 Available in some locations

Annotation:Explores all aspects of keeping chickens, including housing, day-to-day management, feeding, breeding, chicken behaviour, health care, and showing.

The Chicken Encyclopedia
The Chicken Encyclopedia An Illustrated Reference By Damerow, Gail (Book - 2012 ) 636.503 D157c 2012 Available in some locations

Annotation:From addled to wind egg, crossed beak to zygote, if it concerns chickens, it's covered in this comprehensive encyclopedia. Now you can find the answers to all your chicken questions quickly, easily--and accompanied by illustrations.

Free-range Chicken Gardens
Free-range Chicken Gardens How to Create A Beautiful, Chicken-friendly Yard By Bloom, Jessi (Book - 2012 ) 636.5 B6554f 2012 Available in some locations Holds: 1 on 19 copies

Annotation:It's true, you can keep chickens and have a beautiful garden, too. And fresh eggs are just one of the many benefits-chickens can help your garden grow and thrive.

Art of the Chicken Coop
Art of the Chicken Coop A Fun and Essential Guide to Housing your Peeps By Gleason, Chris (Book - 2011 ) 636.5 G554a 2011 Available in some locations

Annotation:Creative plans and easy-to-follow construction techniques for making seven stylish chicken coops.

Chicken Coops
Chicken Coops 45 Building Plans for Housing your Flock By Pangman, Judy (eBook - 2011 ) Click here to access the Overdrive title »

Annotation:Here is the ultimate collection of 45 building plans that are sure to meet the needs of any chicken owner. The featured designs include basic easy-to assemble hoop houses, A-frames, and multi-storied wooden structures, as well as larger models for small commercial farms. There are also a variety of moveable coops that can be rotated around the yard, and low-budget coops constructed from found and repurposed materials.

Chicken Coops
Chicken Coops 45 Building Plans for Housing your Flock By Pangman, Judy (Book - 2006 ) 636.5 P191c 2006 Available in some locations

Annotation:Here is the ultimate collection of 45 building plans that are sure to meet the needs of any chicken owner. The featured designs include basic easy-to assemble hoop houses, A-frames, and multi-storied wooden structures, as well as larger models for small commercial farms. There are also a variety of moveable coops that can be rotated around the yard, and low-budget coops constructed from found and repurposed materials.

Reinventing the Chicken Coop
Reinventing the Chicken Coop 14 Original Designs With Step-by-step Building Instructions By McElroy, Kevin (Book - 2012 ) 636.50831 M1417r 2012 All copies in use. Availability details

Annotation:Backyard chickens meet contemporary design! Matthew Wolpe and Kevin McElroy give you 14 complete building plans for chicken coops that range from the purely functional to the outrageously fabulous.

Building Chicken Coops for Dummies
Building Chicken Coops for Dummies By Brock, Todd (Book - 2010 ) 690.892 B8642b 2010 Available in some locations

Annotation:Whether you have a small city lot, a suburban backyard, or a rural farm, this friendly guide gives you easy-to-follow and customizable plans for building a backyard chicken coop.

Backyard Chickens Guide to Coops and Tractors
Backyard Chickens Guide to Coops and Tractors (Book - 2011 ) 636.5 B1269 2011 Available in some locations

Annotation:Offers plans and photos for 16 custom coops and tractors (portable designs) built by real chicken owners.

The Natural History of the Chicken
The Natural History of the Chicken (DVD - 2004 ) DVD 636.5 NATURAL All copies in use. Availability details

Annotation:A series of unusual stories about chickens ranging from a woman who revived a chicken with CPR, a man who raises chickens for his own consumption, a woman who keeps a pet chicken, a group of suburbanites who banded together to stop a neighborhood rooster raiser, a headless rooster, and a man who's life changing experience comes when he sees one of his chickens protect her chicks from a hawk.

Annotation:A vast amount of information at your web fingertips.

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Chickens have taken over Portland! Hens are funny and cute and pretty easy to raise and you'll be rolling in eggs. Here are some of the chicken books (and one dvd and website) that I've used during my years as a chicken farmer.


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