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Monday, February 13, 2017

Charlotte Carnegie has built a thriving poultry business in Wiltshire, and has even featured on TV. She talked to JOHN WRIGHT

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Breeds
Thursday, December 15, 2016

We help to choose the right breed of chicken

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Pets
Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Finding the ideal chicken for your family

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Choice
Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Michelle Dunn’s flock has been seething… and an ineffectual cockerel hasn’t helped

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Choice
Friday, September 16, 2016

Charlotte Popescu remembers a very special chicken

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Choice
Friday, September 16, 2016

What a busy month! It’s all going on with Martin’s flock

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Choice
Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Hensioners share their chicken-keeping skills with school children

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Breeds
Tuesday, August 16, 2016

A broody hen chooses a herb bed to have her chicks. She might have done so for a reason….

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Breeds
Monday, August 15, 2016

There’s little better than a garden with chickens in it. Jeremy Hobson visits renowned plantsman and horticulturalist Philip Jeffs. Passionate about plants, trees and the countryside, his passions also embrace chicken keeping.

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Choice
Monday, August 15, 2016

For artist Perry Taylor, chickens are his muse. He talked to Janine Marsh

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Breeds
Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Jo Barlow has some new ex-bat arrivals – and they have done her the world of good

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Choice
Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Life is challenging for this Polish crested bantam, says Martin Gurdon

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Breeds
Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Vicky Skeels faced a tough battle against lymphoma. And caring for her chickens and other animals helped her through.

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Breeds
Thursday, April 14, 2016

Some chicken breeds have amazing feathers. Charlotte Popescu chooses some favourites

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Breeds
Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Joyce Taylor from Norfolk talks to Terry Beebe about how much she loves keeping Ixworths

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Breeds
Friday, March 13, 2015

Highly jinxed after she bought a cockerel at a ‘Brocante’

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Breeds
Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Jeremy Hobson explains what a utility chicken is and provides us with some notable examples

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Breeds
Monday, December 1, 2014

Experienced poultrymen Grant Brereton and Andy Cawthray have been visiting leading poultry people. This month, they feature a top breeder who has decided to call it a day; Nick Smith, from Herefordshire, a legendary breeder of the light Sussex, is to stop breeding large fowl and just concentrate on bantams

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Breeds
Friday, November 21, 2014

The next part of this month’s Ask Our Experts features tips on keeping chickens warm and comfortable in the winter, advice on a cockeral struggling to crow and whether pet cats are a danger to hens

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Breeds
Saturday, April 5, 2014

Quirky Birds: Transylvanian Naked Neck

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Breeds
Friday, June 17, 2011

Jeremy Hobson describes the fun and pleasure these wonderful little birds have given him over the years – and suggests that you will be captivated too

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Breeds
Thursday, December 30, 2010

This ornamental true bantam is placid and easily tamed

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Breeds
Thursday, December 30, 2010

A rare layer breed with tinted eggs

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Breeds
Thursday, December 30, 2010

Available as large fowl and bantam, this American breed is active but easily tamed

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Breeds
Thursday, December 23, 2010

A good layer, placid and friendly

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Breeds
Thursday, December 23, 2010

A robust, placid layer from Holland

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Breeds
Thursday, December 23, 2010

A good layer, extremely hardy.

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Breeds
Thursday, December 23, 2010

An ornamental breed available as large fowl and bantam

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Breeds
Thursday, December 23, 2010

An ornamental large fowl

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Breeds
Thursday, December 23, 2010

A table bird that is reasonably easy to tame

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Breeds
Thursday, December 23, 2010

A true bantam layer from Holland

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Breeds
Thursday, December 23, 2010

A docile, easily tamed breed from Asia

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Breeds
Thursday, December 23, 2010

A British layer available in large fowl and bantam

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Breeds
Thursday, December 23, 2010

An ornamental true bantam

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Breeds
Thursday, December 23, 2010

A true bantam British ornamental

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Breeds
Thursday, December 23, 2010

An ornamental breed from Turkey

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Breeds
Thursday, December 23, 2010

A British table bird that is docile and easily tamed

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Breeds
Thursday, December 23, 2010

A active but shy breed orginating in Italy

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Breeds
Wednesday, December 22, 2010

An old breed, although its ancestry is unclear due to many countries having laid claim to its making

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Breeds
Wednesday, December 22, 2010

Another breed originally created specifically for fighting.

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Breeds
Wednesday, December 22, 2010

Easily recognised by its upright stance and long legs and neck.

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Breeds
Wednesday, December 22, 2010

The original ‘speckled hen’.

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Breeds
Wednesday, December 22, 2010

The Cream Legbar was originally bred to enable sexing of chicks at hatching.

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Breeds
Wednesday, December 22, 2010

Probably the most well known of all the laying birds.

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Breeds
Wednesday, December 22, 2010

Famous for its coloured eggs.

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Breeds

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