Raising Backyard Chickens

Sustainable Lifestyle | Organic Gardening

In this course, you will learn everything you need to know about raising chickens in your backyard. The course provides necessary information for:

What you’ll learn

  • Raise backyard chickens.

Course Content

  • Getting Started With Backyard Chickens –> 7 lectures • 15min.
  • Planning for Arrival of Baby Chicks –> 7 lectures • 21min.
  • Designing Your Chicken Coop –> 8 lectures • 53min.
  • Managing Eggs –> 2 lectures • 4min.
  • Entertainment for Chickens –> 5 lectures • 10min.
  • Chicken Health and Well-Being –> 5 lectures • 25min.
  • Broodiness and Molting –> 2 lectures • 6min.
  • Life of a Backyard Chicken Farmer –> 6 lectures • 24min.

Raising Backyard Chickens

Requirements

  • Computer with Internet Connection.

In this course, you will learn everything you need to know about raising chickens in your backyard. The course provides necessary information for:

  • Growing a baby chick into a full grown healthy chicken
  • Selecting the right chicken breeds for your backyard
  • Setting up a chicken coop in your backyard
  • Creating the right living conditions for your chickens
  • Designing your yard to make it “chicken-proof”
  • Entertaining your chickens so they don’t get bored
  • Protecting your chickens from predators and diseases
  • Managing your chicken coop in than less 5 minutes per day
  • Maintaining the coop such that it does not attract flies or bad odor
  • Having 100% FUN with your chickens

Who is this course for:

  • Anyone interested in raising chickens in their backyard for fresh farm eggs
  • Individuals and families looking to have chickens as pets
  • Urban farmers looking to expand their gardens by adding a chicken coop
  • Anyone interested in starting a small-scale chicken farm

This course does not teach:

  • How to slaughter a bird for meat
  • Factory farming methods for raising chickens
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