Are you interested in raising chickens? Chris Lesley, a fourth-generation chicken keeper and editor at Chickens and More, has a special offer for Earth911 readers. It’s a free download of her new book, Raising Chickens: The Common-Sense Beginner’s Guide to Backyard Chickens.
This all-purpose handbook is for anyone looking to raise happy, healthy, and productive backyard chickens. It combines decades of first-hand experience with lifetimes of received wisdom about the best, easiest, and healthiest ways to care for backyard chickens
The free download is available on Amazon Kindle until 11:30 a.m. Pacific Time, Sunday, March 27, 2022. After this date, you can purchase it for $7.99. The book is also available for purchase in paperback.
If you’d like to learn more about backyard chickens before you read her book, check out Chris’ article on Earth911, Sustainable Backyard Chickens.