Raising chickens in your backyard for egg production purposes has become a very popular hobby in recent years. With the prices of eggs rising, it can be a great way to provide fresh organic eggs for your family. Raising chickens can also be a great 4H project for children to teach responsibility.
This e-book highlights some chicken breeds known to be good egg layers that are good options for backyard coops. It explains how to take care of the chickens, the eggs and general information related to this endeavor.