The Practical Encyclopedia of Chicken Keeping
Breed Identifier, Rearing, CareBook - 2017
This visually appealing guide provides all the information that you need in order to start keeping poultry. A buyer's guide shows what features to look for in healthy poultry, and essential information is provided on good poultry husbandry to ensure optimum welfare. A beautifully illustrated guide to poultry breeds of the world follows. Each breed is illustrated with a lavish photograph, and comprehensive text describes the breed type and characteristics. A final chapter looks at popular goose, duck and turkey breeds. If you are interested in keeping chickens in the back yard, selling eggs for profit, or exhibiting pure breeds, this is the perfect book for you.
Publisher: London : . Lorenz Books,
Branch Call Number: ANF 636.5 HAMS
Characteristics: 256 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Alternative Title: Chicken keeping