Would you like to be a young chicken farmer? Believe it or not, you don’t have to live on a farm to raise chickens–chicken farmers live in rural areas, suburbs, and even in inner cities. Caring for chickens can be easy once you learn how to keep them safe, healthy, and happy. Young Chicken Farmers: Tips for Kids Raising Backyard Chickens will teach you how to care for your flock and have fun at the same time.
About the Author
Vickie Black is a wife, mother, and proud backyard chicken farmer. A resident of MN, she has a bachelor’s of science, a master’s of education, and works as a marketing consultant. The family got their inspiration for raising chickens while visiting a local pumpkin patch that had a small flock. Her husband Jason built their coop in the garage over the winter, with the help of their two boys, Brady and Hudson. The family loves the entertainment and fresh eggs that the chickens provide.
What's Being Said
Young Chicken Farmers is very interesting and well written. It’s fun and educational and the photos really make the book!
–Elaine Belanger, editor, Backyard Poultry magazine