RAISING AMAZING CHICKS
THE FIRST SEVEN DAYS
A poultry playbook for the
Backyard Farmer and beyond.
The first seven days of a chick’s life can make or break your chicken raising success!
Whether you’ve raised a dozen small flocks of poultry or you’re just getting started with your first, you will yield far better results when you fully understand the importance of the first seven days of a chick’s life.
These first seven days are a critical neonate stage when the smallest mistake can have catastrophic results. This is the reason for the focus of the first book in a series of Raising Amazing poultry books by Dr. Scott Gillingham.
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IN THIS BOOK YOU WILL LEARN:
- How properly tending to the first seven days of your flock’s life will not only give you great joy but delightfully tasty eggs and meat as well.
- The Laws of FLAWS™ (Food, Lighting, Air, Water and Space) and why this is the best filter to understand what your flock is telling you.
ABOUT DR. SCOTT GILLINGHAM
Dr. Scott Gillingham has traveled the globe teaching farmers and corporations how to solve the biggest challenges of the world’s fastest growing source of protein. He and his beautiful wife Amy are homesteaders raising poultry to feed their family and friends. Dr. Scott created iChicken to bring his vast experience of both commercial farming and personal farm to fork living to Backyard Farmers everywhere.
WHAT OTHERS ARE SAYING
“Each page is written in a clear, concise and easy to understand manner. The reader becomes immersed in a kind of duologue with Dr Scott who comes across as a knowledgeable friend and neighbour. Every page has something informative to share as you become involved in backyard chicken farming!” ~ Verena & Greg Walters, Chicken Producers
“As a poultry welfare scientist, in my opinion, stockmanship may be the most important factor in determining bird well-being. Every small flock owner should look at this as the ultimate resource of management information as well, every commercial producer would benefit from this book!” ~ Karen Schwean Lardner, PhD, Poultry Scientist
“Spot on!! I am very impressed with the detail and comprehension in this manual. Raising Amazing Chicks – The first seven days is not only informative, but practical as well.“ ~ Randall Ennis, CEO, World Poultry Foundation
“The content is top notch as it brings together commercial and small flock production, humanizing the larger growers but also showing how their lessons are ones that can be used by small flock owners.” ~ William Cox, DVM, Poultry Veterinarian