This time we share our 10 best reasons for you to start your backyard flock.  Don’t worry, if we can figure it out, so can you.

A huge thank you to Ian Cartwright for our podcast music.  Not only is Ian an amazing composer, he’s also a pretty rad brother.  Thanks, Ian!  Sorry about all those times I knocked on your window past curfew so you could sneak me into the house.

The Mother Earth News analysis of backyard chicken eggs is here.

The CDC’s info sheet on symptoms of avian flu in chickens is here.

Instructions for freezing your egg surplus is here.

The Backyard Chickens forum can be reached here.

And here’s that video we were talking about- chickens hunting and eating a mouse!