Raising Chickens For Dummies

Author: Kimberly Willis
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118982792
Release Date: 2015-02-19
Genre: Technology & Engineering

Your hands-on guide to modern chicken-raising methods Thinking about raising chickens? You've come to the right place! This new edition of Raising Chickens For Dummies provides the most up-to-date, thorough information on the many aspects of keeping chickens in your backyard. Inside, you'll find hands-on, easy-to-follow instructions on choosing and purchasing chickens, constructing housing for your birds, feeding your chickens for optimal health, combating laying issues, controlling pests and predators, optimizing egg production, and much more. Raising chickens on a small scale is a popular—and growing—pastime. If you're interested in keeping chickens as pets or as a source for eggs, Raising Chickens For Dummies gives you plain-English explanations of everything you need to know to about caring for chickens. Inside, you'll learn about basic chicken biology, breeds, and behavior, which chicken breed is best for you, how many you need, ways to spot healthy chickens, how to build a chicken coop, best practices for mating your chickens, how to incubate eggs, how to hatch and nurture chicks, manage laying hens, collect and store eggs, and butcher meat birds. Offers practical advice on choosing and purchasing chickens Helps you construct the right housing for your chickens Provides tips on feeding and caring for your chickens Includes top tips for raising healthy chickens Whether you're a first-time poulterer or you've been raising chickens for years, this comprehensive guideprovides practical how-to advice for keeping chickens in virtually any backyard.

Keeping Chickens for Dummies

Author: Pammy Riggs
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781119994176
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Technology & Engineering

Provides readers with an introduction to all aspects of keeping chickens, from constructing a hutch to the correct feeding regime. Offering expert advice to the reader straight from the River Cottage 'Chicken Whisperer'.

Raising Chickens for Dummies

Author: Mark Dukes
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 1530650089
Release Date: 2016-03-21
Genre:

Getting Your FREE Bonus Download this book, read it to the end and see "BONUS: Your FREE Gift" chapter after the conclusion. Raising Chickens For DummiesChoosing Best Chickens And Chicken Coops, Feeding, Taking Care Raising Chickens for Dummies: Choosing Best Chickens and Chicken Coops, Feeding, Taking Care can be a useful book for chicken lovers. If you want to keep these birds in your own house, you can follow this guide. This book is designed to help you to get started with raising chickens. You can read the ways to select right chickens and build your own chicken coop with the help of this tutorial. You can follow simple steps to get rid of diseases and keep them safe in your house. This book contains all possible details that are essential for your chicken raising work. This book has a breeding process and starts hatching eggs to get your own chickens. Read the instructions given in this book and get the advantage of this guide. You can treat your chickens with the help of remedies given in this book. This book will offer: Getting Started with Raising Chickens Selecting a Right House for your Flock Breeding Process (From Chicken to Eggs and Continue this Process) Health and Safety Tips for Chickens Download this book and get the advantage of all possible remedies. Read this book and start your own chicken raising business in the backyard. Download your E book "Raising Chickens For Dummies: Choosing Best Chickens And Chicken Coops, Feeding, Taking Care" by scrolling up and clicking "Buy Now with 1-Click" button!

Gardening with Free Range Chickens For Dummies

Author: Bonnie Jo Manion
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118612873
Release Date: 2013-06-10
Genre: Gardening

Maintain a beautiful garden with chickens? Easy. Chickens are great gardening assistants, with lots of benefits for a home garden and landscape—from soil-building to managing pests and weeds. Home gardens can be great chicken habitats if designed well, and Gardening with Free-Range Chickens For Dummies provides a plain-English guide with step-by-step guidance for creating a gorgeous chicken-friendly landscape that helps the chickens and the garden thrive. Gardening with Free-Range Chicken For Dummies offers guidance and step-by-step instructions for designing and implementing a host of different chicken garden plans. Plus, you'll get detailed information on the best plants and landscaping materials for your chicken garden (and the ones to avoid), seasonal considerations, attractive fencing options, predator and pest control, and much more. An excellent supplement to Raising Chickens For Dummies and Building Chicken Coops For Dummies A plain-English guide with step-by-step guidance for creating a chicken garden Advice on how to manage chickens while maintaining a beautiful garden If you're looking for step-by-step advice on building a chicken garden, Gardening with Free-Range Chickens For Dummies has you covered.

Backyard Chickens

Author: Toby Flynn
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 1985671417
Release Date: 2018-02-18
Genre:

Backyard Chickens: Beginner's Guide To Feeding, Caring And Raising Chickens For Eggs If the idea of free eggs, meat, and entertainment is something that sounds appealing, then you should consider raising your own backyard chickens. These birds provide sustenance and our some of the funniest little creatures to have ever been domesticated. And they can call your own backyard their home. This book describes in great length how you can convert a standard backyard into a lively chicken coop. Learn just what kind of coop to have on hand, what to feed the birds, and how to keep them healthy. Methods of safety and security are covered here at length as well, providing proactive methods to keep potential pests and predators at bay. This comprehensive guide provides everything you need to know about raising backyard chickens! In this book you will learn: How to raise chickens How to harvest eggs How to prevent predation And more!

Chicken Health For Dummies

Author: Julie Gauthier
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118460986
Release Date: 2013-01-09
Genre: Technology & Engineering

Everything you need to care for and keep happy, healthy chickens With directives on diagnosing and treating sick or ailing chickens, as well as general information on how to keep chickens in peak condition, Chicken Health For Dummies is your go-to guide on how to best care for and keep chickens. Inside, you'll get everything you need to know about chicken health and wellness: an encyclopedia full of common and not-so-common diseases, injuries, symptoms, and cures that chicken owners may encounter. Chicken Health For Dummies provides chicken owners with one handy, all-encompassing resource. Helps you identify potential hazards and signs of ill health in your chicken Shows you how to properly examine chickens to identify and isolate potential health issues before they spread to the rest of the flock An encyclopedia full of common and uncommon diseases, injuries, symptoms, and cures for chickens Chicken Health For Dummies joins Raising Chickens For Dummies and Building Chickens Coops For Dummies to round out the For Dummies reference library as a must-have resource for both rural and urban chicken owners.

Building Chicken Coops For Dummies

Author: Todd Brock
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470882468
Release Date: 2010-07-08
Genre: Technology & Engineering

As the popularity of urban homesteading and sustainable living increases, it’s no wonder you’re in need of trusted, practical guidance on how to properly house the chickens you’re planning (or have already begun) to keep. Building Chicken Coops For Dummies gives you the information you need to build the most cost-efficient, safe, and easy-on-the-eye enclosures for your backyard flock. This practical guide gives you easy-to-follow and customizable plans for building the backyard chicken coop that works best for you. You’ll get the basic construction know-how and key information you need to design and build a coop tailored to your flock, whether you live in a small city loft, a suburban backyard, or a small rural farm. Includes detailed material lists, instructions, and schematic plans for building a host of different chicken coops Step-by-step guidance on how to build a coop—or design your own Accessible for every level of reader Whether you’re just beginning to gain an interest in a back-to-basics lifestyle or looking to add more attractive and efficient coops to your current flock‘s digs, Building Chicken Coops For Dummies gives you everything you need to build a winning coop!

Chicken Coops Building DIY Practical Chicken Coop Plans and Best Tips to Raising Chickens for Beginners

Author: Steven Richardson
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 1986877876
Release Date: 2018-03-27
Genre:

Chicken Coops Building: DIY Practical Chicken Coop Plans and Best Tips to Raising Chickens for Beginners If you have ever wanted to know the thrill of building your own chicken coop, and raising your own chickens. This book walks you through every step of the process! From zoning regulations, types of material to use, and detailed plans for building-all the way to the type of chicken you should pick, and what kind of feed it might need! This book explains every aspect of coops and the chickens that they house! If you are wanting to build your own chicken coop-don't miss out or delay, get this book today! In this book you will learn how you can: Build your own coops Pick the Chicken That's Right for You Take Care of your Bird's Health Secure your Coop from Pests And a Whole Lot More!

Chicken Coops 15 Simple Coops Ideas and Tips on Raising Your Birds on a Budget

Author: Mary Kids
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 1535383402
Release Date: 2016-07-20
Genre:

Getting Your FREE Bonus Download this book, read it to the end and see "BONUS: Your FREE Gift"chapter after the conclusion. Chicken Coops:(FREE Bonus Included)15 Simple Coops Ideas And Tips On Raising Your Birds On A Budget In order to create chicken coops, a lot of people do great loads of work. Therefore, this book has been written in order to provide an efficient guide to all of those people. Raising birds on a budget can be challenging; however, with efficacious labor and proper guidance, the purpose can be fulfilled. In addition, usually people tend to follow the old ideas to keep their birds healthy, yet with the change in environment these ideas are not efficient enough sometimes. This book incorporates simple coop ideas and tips for efficient rising of birds on a budget. After, this book, you will get to learn about the tools, materials, and equipment required for chicken coops. Moreover, the basic foundations for chicken coops are also discussed here to benefit the reader. In addition, the entire process for building the coop is also added here. Furthermore, the tips and techniques for techniques for feeding the chickens are included for various climates. Tools, Materials and Equipment Required for Chicken Coops. Foundations for Chicken Coop. Building Process of Chicken Coops. Tips for Different Climate for the Health and Safety of Chickens. Tips to Feed Your Chicken for Their Growth. Therefore, this book is an amazing manual for chicken coops. In addition, this book will also discuss the tips and ideas on raising your birds on a budget. Download your E book " Chicken Coops: 15 Simple Coops Ideas And Tips On Raising Your Birds On A Budget " by scrolling up and clicking "Buy Now with 1-Click" button!

Twitter Marketing For Dummies

Author: Kyle Lacy
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118075706
Release Date: 2011-03-01
Genre: Business & Economics

Get the latest tweets, tools, tips, and techniques and kick-start your Twitter marketing campaign! As the fastest-growing social networking service with more than 50 million tweets posted per day, Twitter poses a plethora of marketing possibilities. Boasting more than 50 percent new or updated content, this fun and friendly second edition reflects the latest features that Twitter has implemented to make the service more appealing to business users. Twitter Marketing For Dummies, 2nd Edition helps you build a following, promote your product, and drive more traffic to your Web site. Details the changes to Twitter since the previous edition and explores the newest features and functionality that Twitter now offers to businesses looking to market their product on the fastest-growing social networking service Shows you how to effectively increase your visibility and promote your message via Twitter Looks at the new promoted Tweets and Twitter lists Delves into the marketing possibilities that exist with the new feature of sharing tweets on other social networking sites So stop twiddling your thumbs and start tweeting today with the Twitter marketing advice shared within the pages of Twitter Marketing For Dummies, 2nd Edition.

Biomechanics For Dummies

Author: Steve McCaw
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118674765
Release Date: 2014-02-21
Genre: Science

A thorough explanation of the tenets of biomechanics At once a basic and applied science, biomechanics focuses on the mechanical cause-effect relationships that determine the motions of living organisms. Biomechanics for Dummies examines the relationship between biological and mechanical worlds. It clarifies a vital topic for students of biomechanics who work in a variety of fields, including biological sciences, exercise and sports science, health sciences, ergonomics and human factors, and engineering and applied science. Following the path of a traditional introductory course, Biomechanics for Dummies covers the terminology and fundamentals of biomechanics, bone, joint, and muscle composition and function, motion analysis and control, kinematics and kinetics, fluid mechanics, stress and strain, applications of biomechanics, and black and white medical illustrations. Offers insights and expertise in biomechanics to provide an easy-to-follow, jargon-free guide to the subject Provides students who major in kinesiology, neuroscience, biomedical engineering, mechanical engineering, occupational therapy, physical therapy, physical education, nutritional science, and many other subjects with a basic knowledge of biomechanics Students and self-motivated learners interested in biological, applied, exercise, sports, and health sciences should not be without this accessible guide to the fundamentals.

BlackBerry For Dummies

Author: Robert Kao
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118153062
Release Date: 2011-08-15
Genre: Computers

Just what you need to know to take full advantage of your new BlackBerry smartphone The popular BlackBerry is used by millions of office workers and executives and has become an essential business tool. Now with an even faster and more efficient 6.0 operating system, the newest BlackBerry devices have the potential to become pocket-sized replacements for the laptop. This fifth edition of the most popular BlackBerry guide explores all the features of the new BlackBerry and its upgraded OS. It covers setting up the device, organizing and managing your appointments and to-do list, accessing the Internet, handling e-mail, working with multimedia, synching your BlackBerry with your desktop, adding apps, and much more. The BlackBerry is the most popular handheld device for business users; an updated 6.0 operating system is being introduced for new models with an upgrade available for certain older models This edition of the popular BlackBerry guide covers the new OS, setting up your BlackBerry, organizing and managing your calendar, handling e-mail, and accessing the Internet Explores working with multimedia and taking great photos with your BlackBerry Offers tips and shortcuts plus information about managing power usage, synching your BlackBerry to your desktop, and taking advantage of the expandable memory, as well as great apps you can add Wise advice from BlackBerry experts makes this the guide you need to get the most juice from your BlackBerry.

Bartending For Dummies

Author: Ray Foley
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118807415
Release Date: 2014-01-13
Genre: Cooking

Make and serve drinks like a pro This latest edition of Bartending For Dummies features over 1,000 drink recipes in an A-Z format with clear, easy-to-follow instructions. This 5th Edition also provides over 40 new cocktails ideas for those who want to know how to serve cocktails professionally, for themselves, or for their guests. Detailed information on how to properly stock a bar with the latest and greatest glassware and tools Expanded coverage on making exotic frozen/blended specialties and specialty coffees Experimenting with the new flavor/buzz in Bourbons and Scotches: honey The latest flavored rums, gins, ryes, and of course vodkas (buttered, waffle, sherbet, and marshmallow flavored are just a few new editions) New coverage devoted to craft distillers Fun, new ways to garnish drinks (even flaming options), rim, and serve drinks like a master mixologist Tips on creating unique punches and even non-alcoholic drinks The latest tips and advice on curing hangovers and hiccups If you're interested in crafting traditional or modern cocktails, Bartending For Dummies has you covered.

Welding For Dummies

Author: Steven Robert Farnsworth
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470648392
Release Date: 2010-09-07
Genre: Technology & Engineering

Get the know-how to weld like a pro Being a skilled welder is a hot commodity in today's job market, as well as a handy talent for industrious do-it-yourself repairpersons and hobbyists. Welding For Dummies gives you all the information you need to perform this commonly used, yet complex, task. This friendly, practical guide takes you from evaluating the material to be welded all the way through the step-by-step welding process, and everything in between. Plus, you'll get easy-to-follow guidance on how to apply finishing techniques and advice on how to adhere to safety procedures. Explains each type of welding, including stick, tig, mig, and fluxcore welding, as well as oxyfuel cutting, which receives sparse coverage in other books on welding Tips on the best welding technique to choose for a specific project Required training and certification information Whether you have no prior experience in welding or are looking for a thorough reference to supplement traditional welding instruction, the easy-to-understand information in Welding For Dummies is the ultimate resource for mastering this intricate skill.

Intermediate Accounting For Dummies

Author: Maire Loughran
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118240229
Release Date: 2012-04-03
Genre: Business & Economics

The easy way to master an intermediate accounting course Intermediate accounting courses are required for students seeking bachelor's degrees in accounting and often for degrees in finance, business administration, and management. Intermediate Accounting For Dummies provides you with a deeper and broader level of accounting theory, serving as an excellent course supplement and study guide to help you master the concepts of this challenging program. With easy-to-understand explanations and realworld examples, Intermediate Accounting For Dummies covers all the topics you'll encounter in an intermediate accounting course: the conceptual framework of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), financial ratio analysis, equity accounting, investment strategies, financial statement preparation, and more Tracks to a typical intermediate accounting curriculum Expert information and real-world examples Other titles from Loughran: Financial Accounting For Dummies and Auditing For Dummies With the help of Intermediate Accounting For Dummies, you'll discover the fast and easy way to take the confusion out of the complex theories and methods associated with a typical intermediate accounting course.