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Avian Flu is a Challenge for Farmers - But Our Food Supply is Safe! By: 05/11/2015 @ 2:13pm

It's been over two months since the very first Minnesota turkey farm was tested positive for a highly-pathogenic strain of avian influenza (HPAI). Since that…

Tips to Keep Your Birds Safe from Avian Influenza By: 04/01/2015 @ 5:19pm

The H5N2 strain of avian influenza has been confirmed in domestic flocks of birds in three states, and more cases seem…

Eggs Reduce Environmental Footprint By: 01/28/2014 @ 2:26pm

Due to increased feed efficiency, advancements in hen housing, and improved manure…

Join the National Poultry Improvement Plan By: 02/01/2013 @ 4:31pm

To maintain the quality of your birds, join the National Poultry Improvement Plan.The National Poultry Improvement Plan (NPIP) began in 1930 to control the disease Pullorum that eliminated entire flocks. The…

Winterizing chicken coops By: 12/20/2012 @ 6:10pm

It's important to protect small flocks from frostbite and hypothermia. There are many ways you can reinforce coops to keep your birds healthy, warm, and dry. Extension Poultry Specialist Jess Lyons at the…

Keep hens laying during winter By: 12/06/2012 @ 3:32pm

Many hens slow or stop egg production during the winter. Their bodies rest because of reduced daylight and cooler temperatures. If you want to prompt your hens to keep laying, follow these tips from Jess…

Poultry photos from the farm By: 06/05/2012 @ 11:00pm

Farmers for the Future members share photos of the poultry on their farms.

How to build a chicken tractor By: 07/15/2011 @ 10:19am

Learn how to build a portable chicken tractor that will put poultry to work fertilizing and tilling your lawn and garden

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