Hatching & brooding your own chicks by Gail Damerow

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Published by Storey Pub. in North Adams, MA .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Poultry,
  • Chicks

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Book details

Other titlesHatching and brooding your own chicks
Statementby Gail Damerow
Classifications
LC ClassificationsSF495 .D36 2013
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25330767M
ISBN 109781612120140
LC Control Number2012013937

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Damerow addresses the topics of brooding and hatching chicks of all varieties, geese, guinea fowl, ducks turkeys and chickens, without assuming any prior experience of the reader.

The book is peppered with “Talking Fowl” sidebars, which are helpful, mini glossaries of terms used in that section. You're experienced in hatching your own chicks but would like to increase your depth of knowledge. In other words - this is a book for everyone interested or active in incubating, hatching and brooding chickens in particular, although it also touches on guinea fowl, ducks, turkeys and geese.

This book was a good general overview of hatching your own eggs. I throughly enjoyed the diagrams and progression showing a chick from embryo to hatch. Unfortunately this book was just a general overview and most indepth questions I had were best answered through websites like backyard chickens or friends who have far more knowledge than myself/5.

Gail Damerow has written extensively on raising chickens and other livestock, growing fruits and vegetables, and related rural know-how in more than a dozen books, including What’s Killing My Chickens. and the best-selling Storey’s Guide to Raising Chickens, The Chicken Encyclopedia, The Chicken Health Handbook, and Hatching & Brooding Your Own : Storey Books.

Gail Damerow shows you how to incubate, hatch, and brood baby chickens, ducklings, goslings, turkey poults, and guinea keets. With advice on everything from selecting a breed and choosing the best incubator to feeding and caring for newborn chicks in a brooder, this comprehensive guide also covers issues like embryo development, panting chicks, and a variety of common birth defects.

This book has lots of helpful information about chickens and explains it in a way that is very easy to understand. Great book for beginners. It doesn't touch much on hatching your own eggs from an incubator but has tons of information on raising chicks.

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She happens to write some of the best chicken books, so what can I say. This one covers all poultry (chickens, ducks, turkey, guinea fowl and geese), so it’s helpful to a wide variety of poultry keepers. The first part covers the chicks.

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