Kingston Public Library and edible South Shore & South Coast present
Raising Heritage Chickens and Turkeys, with Dave Pepe
Thursday, February 16th 7 pm Kingston Council on Aging
Books and DVDs in the Old Colony Library Network – and there are MANY more!
Urquhart, Kristina Mercedes. The Suburban Chicken: The Guide to Keeping Healthy, Thriving Chickens in Your Backyard, 2015.
Graham, Chris. The Chicken Keeper’s Problem Solver, 2015.
Mercia, Leonard S. Storey’s Guide to Raising Turkeys, 2001.
Damerow, Gail. Chicken Health Handbook, 1994.
Woginrich, Jenna. Chick Days, 2011.
Websites – this is just a sampling. You can easily find many more.
The Livestock Conservancy livestockconservancy.org
Northeast Organic Farming Association nofamass.org
Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources mass.gov/eea/agencies/agr/animal-health/poultry/
Good Shepherd Poultry Ranch goodshepherdpoultryranch.com
Beginning Farmers beginningfarmers.org/information-about-raising-chickens/
Healthy Homesteading healthyhomesteading.com
Ussery, Harvey. “Heritage Chicken Breeding: Why Not to Rely on Chicken Hatcheries.” Mother Earth News, April/May 2016
Barth, Brian. “The Case for Heritage Turkeys.” Modern Farmer, November 16, 2016.
Martinko, Katherine. “Why I Want Backyard Chickens.” Treehugger, October 24, 2016
Tonkyn, Laura. “Raising Chickens for Meat: Know Your Breeds and How to Harvest Humanely.” Rapid City Journal, June 18, 2014.
Brino, Anthony. “Why Backyard Chickens are a Good Step to Food Independence.” Bangor Daily News, May 30, 2016.
Sakelaris, Nicholas. “Backyard Chicken Coops Provide More Than Just Eggs.” Star-Telegram, June 22, 2016.
Klober, Kelly. “Heritage Turkey Breeds for Homesteaders.” Mother Earth News, October 2014.
Lynn, Lisa. “How to Raise Turkeys.” The Self Sufficient Home Acre, November 26, 2013