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A kid's guide to keeping chickens
A kid's guide to keeping chickens
Caughey, Melissa2015
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Melissa Caughey shares her advice in an engaging way so that kids understand what it means to keep chickens and what kind of housing, food, equipment, and care the chickens will need to thrive. She also includes ideas for lots of creative activities sure to spark enthusiasm and imagination, such as speaking chicken, creating a veggie pinata for the flock, and making a chicken fort in the backyard. She even offers ten egg-centric recipes that kids will love to make and eat, including French toast, egg drop soup, and Mexican egg pizza.
Main title:
Imprint:
North Adams, MA : Storey Publishing, 2015
Collation:
137 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm.
Notes:
Includes some handicraft projects and recipes which include eggs.Includes index and glossary.Includes bibliography
Contents:
Why chickens? -- Choosing the best chickens -- Finding your flock -- From chick to chicken: the first six weeks -- Making a home for your hens -- Feeding your flock -- The excitement of eggs -- What to do with a sick chick -- Handling, training, and playing with chickens -- Chickens in the garden -- Chicken crafts -- Cooking with eggs.
ISBN:
97816121264879781612124186
Dewey class:
636.51
Language:
English
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