Yes, we are here!

At MOTHER EARTH NEWS, we have been educating folks about the benefits of self-reliance for 50 years. That includes researching and sourcing the best books and products to help individuals master the skills they need in times like these and beyond. Our online store is open and we are here to answer any questions you might have. Our customer service staff is available Monday through Friday from 8a.m.-5p.m. CDT. We can be reached at 1-800-234-3368 or by email. Stay safe!


In this episode of Mother Earth News and Friends, Hank Will chats with Carla Tilghman about chicken behavior from pecking order to roosters.

Our Podcast Guests Include

Hank-Will

 

 



 

 

 

 



 

 

 

 

 



Hank Will has raised chickens for 40 years. He now runs Prairie Turnip Farm, a diversified livestock operation, with his wife Joanne in Osage County, Kansas.  Hank is the Editorial Director at Ogden Publications, the former editor-in-chief of GRIT magazine, and it the author and co-author of eight books, including Plowing with Pigs and Other Creative, Low-Budget Homesteading Solution.

Further references for your enjoyment:
Videos of Chick Week. Here you can see the chicks that you hear in the background of this podcast.

Not sure if you want roosters? Here’s an article about the pros and cons: “Are Roosters For You?”

We also recommend Storey’s Guide to Raising Chickens as a great all-around guide.

For more information on chickens specifically or poultry in general, go to our Community Chickens website. Sharing our joy of chickens with you.

Our Podcast Team:

Podcast interviewer: Carla Tilghman
Podcast Editor:
Jesse Nadeau
Podcast Editorial Team:
Jessica Mitchell and Tyler Woodcock


Check out the MOTHER EARTH NEWS Bookstore for more resources that may interest you.

To see more podcasts, visit our Mother Earth News and Friends page.

Check out the MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR page for an opportunity to see our podcast guest live.

The Mother Earth News Urban Homesteading Podcast is a production of Ogden Publications




Subscribe Today - Pay Now & Save 64% Off the Cover Price

50 Years of Money-Saving Tips!

Mother Earth NewsAt MOTHER EARTH NEWS for 50 years and counting, we are dedicated to conserving our planet's natural resources while helping you conserve your financial resources. You'll find tips for slashing heating bills, growing fresh, natural produce at home, and more. That's why we want you to save money and trees by subscribing through our earth-friendly automatic renewal savings plan. By paying with a credit card, you save an additional $5 and get 6 issues of MOTHER EARTH NEWS for only $12.95 (USA only).

You may also use the Bill Me option and pay $17.95 for 6 issues.

Canadian Subscribers - Click Here
International Subscribers - Click Here
Canadian subscriptions: 1 year (includes postage & GST).


Facebook Pinterest Instagram YouTube Twitter flipboard

Free Product Information Classifieds Newsletters


click me