Storey's Guide to Raising Poultry
This classic resource is the only book you need to naturally and humanely raise a wide range of poultry, from chickens and turkeys to waterfowl and game birds. Also uncommon species are looked at such as pigeons, emus, doves, ostriches, peafowl, and swans. Whether you are running a farm or raising a few birds in the backyard, this book tells you everything you need to know about breeding selection, housing, space requirements, behavior, breeding, birthing, feeding, health care, and the business of processing meats and eggs. Includes new and updated information on health and disease, raising birds on pasture, growing your own feed, housing, breeding, slaughtering and marketing.
Paperback, 464 pages
Author- Glenn Drowns