Animal Husbandry

Chicken Crack

Just like it sounds, this chicken crack will have your backyard babies going bonkers. For spoiled chickens only. This mixture of organic grains, organic seeds, dried meal worms and dried river shrimp will drive your flock crazy. Chicken Crack is a fun and tasty treat for the whole flock; chicks and pullets scurry for the… more

Egg Cleanser

You are proud of your eggs and work hard to create the perfect basket. This Egg Cleanser contains a blend of all-natural enzymes to help you bring out the natural beauty of your eggs by safely and gently removing common stains, residues and contaminants.    * Reveals your eggs’ natural beauty!  * Safe and gentle… more

Mason Jar Chick Feeder

Feed your chicks in style! This galvanized steel feeder base is perfect for baby chicks and small game birds. It has rounded, embossed edges to help reduce chafing on neck and head. It fits any standard mouth mason jar and looks especially adorable with the vintage jars (jar not included).  

Mason Jar Chick Waterer

This watering base is perfect for baby chicks. It has rounded, embossed edges to help reduce chafing on neck and head and is made from galvanized steel. It fits any standard mouth mason jar and looks adorable with the vintage jars (jar not included).

Red Egg Skelter – Sorts your farm fresh eggs for you!

Never forget which of your backyard or farm eggs are freshest again! The egg skelter is a unique storage holder that beautifully displays your backyard eggs. Load from the top and eggs will be placed in order of freshness. Featured as a Cooking Light Editor’s Pick for April 2012!

Cream Egg Skelter – Sorts your fresh farm eggs for you!

Never forget which of your backyard or farm eggs are freshest again! The egg skelter is a unique storage holder that beautifully displays your backyard eggs. Load from the top and eggs will be placed in order of freshness.

The Fresh Egg Cookbook by Jennifer Trainer Thompson

Increasingly available at farmers’ markets, local farms, gourmet shops, and backyard chicken coops, fresh eggs offer nutritional benefits and delicious flavor. In The Fresh Egg Cookbook, author and chicken keeper Jennifer Trainer Thompson serves up 101 creative recipes for enjoying and celebrating the versatility of eggs. From the perfect soft-boiled egg to French toast, omelets, eggs Florentine, and huevos… more

The Backyard Homestead

Edited by Carleen Madigan Put your backyard to work! Enjoy fresher, organic, better-tasting food all the time. The solution is as close as your own backyard. Grow the vegetables and fruits your family loves; keep bees; raise chickens, goats, or even a cow. The Backyard Homestead shows you how it’s done. And when the harvest is in,… more

Top-Bar Beekeeping by Crowder and Harrell

In recent years beekeepers have had to face tremendous challenges, from pests such as varroa and tracheal mites and from the mysterious but even more devastating phenomenon known as Colony Collapse Disorder (CCD). Yet in backyards and on rooftops all over the world, bees are being raised successfully, even without antibiotics, miticides, or other chemical inputs.More and… more

Cow-Shaped Bamboo Cutting Board

Sustainable, practical and gosh-darned adorable, these bamboo cutting boards from Totally Bamboo come in three different shapes – a hen, a piglet and a cow.  Use them to distinguish which type of meat gets cut where or to add style to your farmhouse kitchen.  They’re also great for chopping produce during canning adventures or even… more

Hen-Shaped Bamboo Cutting Board

Sustainable, practical and gosh-darned adorable, these bamboo cutting boards from Totally Bamboo come in three different shapes – a hen, a piglet and a cow.  Use them to distinguish which type of meat gets cut where or to add style to your farmhouse kitchen.  They’re also great for chopping produce during canning adventures or even… more

The Self-Sufficiency Handbook by Alan Bridgewater and Gil Bridgewater

Anyone considering a shift to a greener way of living must get this inspirational and practical guide. With easy-to-read layouts and simple text, it runs the full ecological gamut, from geothermal heating to crop rotation to soap making. The Bridgewaters, well-regarded garden writers, help readers answer questions such as how much land they really require,… more

Barnyard in your Backyard – paperback

When I decided on a whim to get ducks, this book really saved my tail!! Answering every question from what do they eat to can they live with our chickens, Barnyard in your Backyard eased my mind and confirmed half the rumors I read on the internet! What time of day is best to collect… more

Designer Ceramic Egg Holder

You’re so cool with your backyard chickens so stop begging your neighbors to save their egg cartons for you.  Put your delectable salmonella-recall-free eggs in this stylish holder and you’ll never regret your path to chickendom.  So you don’t have chickens yet but you covet a clutter-free fridge?  Done. This stylish ceramic carton is designed… more