The Backyard Chicken Fight - How Keeping Chickens in Your Yard is Ruffing Feathers Across the Nation and A Beginner's Guide to Hen Keeping is the book you need if you want to raise chickens. Author Gretchen Anderson chronicles the stories of people who are fighting City Hall for the right to own chickens at home. Also, she explains how to raise a healthy flock of free-range chickens in your own backyard. With the growing emphasis on the importance of buying local, organic food, why not do it yourself?
Find answers to these important questions:
"How do I build an atractive but efficient chicken coop?"
"What temperature is best for baby chicks?"
"Can I have free-range chickens and dogs?"
"How many eggs does a hen lay each week?"
Gretchen Anderson is an award-winning humor columnist, author and former television news anchor/reporter. Her news stories have been carried on NBC, ABC and CNN around the globe. Gretchen has been published in various magazines and newspapers, and in 2010 she collaborated on a published book of poetry. Her five children and one husband keep her going six different directions.
The book is available for $9.99 (plus Idaho sales tax) from the author, and at Boise and Eagle Zamzow's stores. The book is available on Amazon.com and at local Barnes and Noble bookstores.