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“An Ounce of Prevention Is Worth A Pound of Cure”

Before You Bring Your Chicks Home Benjamin Franklin probably wasn't referring to best practices in animal husbandry when he shared this cautionary message, but planning and prevention should be a priority in the long term care of all our feathered and furry friends. For instance, did you know... With a [...]

“An Ounce of Prevention Is Worth A Pound of Cure”2020-02-19T11:46:59-08:00

Why Did the Chicken Break the Law? Because Its Owner Didn’t Obey Local Ordinances.

Rather than keeping backyard chickens under the cloak of darkness, research your city’s or town’s laws and ordinances to be sure you’re allowed to have the feathered friends. That way you aren’t fretting that every bawk and cluck is setting off alarms to surrounding neighbors, just biding your time until [...]

Why Did the Chicken Break the Law? Because Its Owner Didn’t Obey Local Ordinances.2019-12-09T10:48:12-08:00

How to Store Scratch and Peck Feeds

If you asked your animals, we bet they’d say there is nothing better than a trough of fresh Scratch and Peck to get them ready for their day. Properly storing our feeds will help ensure that the premium quality of the whole grains is retained so your animals get the best nutrition. Here [...]

How to Store Scratch and Peck Feeds2019-12-09T10:50:51-08:00

Guest Post: Mealworm Farming for Your Chickens

If you visit a farmers market in south Snohomish County and stop by a booth called Egg Song Farm, there's a chance you may see a bin of writhing, live insects called mealworms. If you're brave enough, we’ll even invite you to put your hands in the mealie bin and [...]

Guest Post: Mealworm Farming for Your Chickens2019-12-09T10:55:20-08:00

Give Your Chickens a Spa Treatment

We have launched our blend of aromatic nesting herbs under the new name of Cluckin' Good Organic Nesting Medley. It's the perfect spa-day pairing with our supplement Cluckin' Good Organic Herbs. After a healthful treat with the herbs, your chickens can retire to their coop and enjoy the aromatherapy of Organic Nesting Medley. [...]

Give Your Chickens a Spa Treatment2019-05-22T09:10:50-07:00

Repurposing Scratch and Peck Feeds Bags

Our staff and customers are clever, innovative, conscientious people, so when we asked, “How do you repurpose your Scratch and Peck feed bags,” we knew we'd receive an array of answers. What we didn’t anticipate was the treasure trove of ideas that resulted and we’re excited to share them! But first, why [...]

Repurposing Scratch and Peck Feeds Bags2019-09-30T06:59:34-07:00