Would you like to be a young chicken farmer? Believe it or not you don't have to live on a farm to raise chickens -- chicken farmers live in rural areas, suburbs and even in inner cities. Caring for chickens can be easy once you learn how to keep them safe, healthy and happy. Young Chicken Farmers: Tips for Kids Raising Backyard Chickens will teach you how to care for your flock and have fun at the same time.
Vickie Black is a wife, mother, and proud backyard chicken farmer. A resident of MN she has a bachelor's of science, a master's of education and works as a marketing consultant. The family got their inspiration for raising chickens while visiting a local pumpkin patch that had a small flock. Her husband Jason built their coop in the garage over the winter with the help of their two boys Brady and Hudson. The family loves the entertainment and fresh eggs that the chickens provide.