Raising Chickens For Dummies

Author: Kimberly Willis,Robert T. Ludlow

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118982797

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 432

View: 5342

Your hands-on guide to modern chicken-raising methods Thinking about raising chickens? You've come to the right place! This new edition of Raising Chickens For Dummies provides the most up-to-date, thorough information on the many aspects of keeping chickens in your backyard. Inside, you'll find hands-on, easy-to-follow instructions on choosing and purchasing chickens, constructing housing for your birds, feeding your chickens for optimal health, combating laying issues, controlling pests and predators, optimizing egg production, and much more. Raising chickens on a small scale is a popular—and growing—pastime. If you're interested in keeping chickens as pets or as a source for eggs, Raising Chickens For Dummies gives you plain-English explanations of everything you need to know to about caring for chickens. Inside, you'll learn about basic chicken biology, breeds, and behavior, which chicken breed is best for you, how many you need, ways to spot healthy chickens, how to build a chicken coop, best practices for mating your chickens, how to incubate eggs, how to hatch and nurture chicks, manage laying hens, collect and store eggs, and butcher meat birds. Offers practical advice on choosing and purchasing chickens Helps you construct the right housing for your chickens Provides tips on feeding and caring for your chickens Includes top tips for raising healthy chickens Whether you're a first-time poulterer or you've been raising chickens for years, this comprehensive guideprovides practical how-to advice for keeping chickens in virtually any backyard.
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Raising Chickens for Dummies

Choosing Best Chickens and Chicken Coops, Feeding, Taking Care: (Building Chicken Coops, DIY Projects)

Author: Mark Dukes

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781530650088

Category:

Page: 28

View: 5830

Getting Your FREE Bonus Download this book, read it to the end and see "BONUS: Your FREE Gift" chapter after the conclusion. Raising Chickens For DummiesChoosing Best Chickens And Chicken Coops, Feeding, Taking Care Raising Chickens for Dummies: Choosing Best Chickens and Chicken Coops, Feeding, Taking Care can be a useful book for chicken lovers. If you want to keep these birds in your own house, you can follow this guide. This book is designed to help you to get started with raising chickens. You can read the ways to select right chickens and build your own chicken coop with the help of this tutorial. You can follow simple steps to get rid of diseases and keep them safe in your house. This book contains all possible details that are essential for your chicken raising work. This book has a breeding process and starts hatching eggs to get your own chickens. Read the instructions given in this book and get the advantage of this guide. You can treat your chickens with the help of remedies given in this book. This book will offer: Getting Started with Raising Chickens Selecting a Right House for your Flock Breeding Process (From Chicken to Eggs and Continue this Process) Health and Safety Tips for Chickens Download this book and get the advantage of all possible remedies. Read this book and start your own chicken raising business in the backyard. Download your E book "Raising Chickens For Dummies: Choosing Best Chickens And Chicken Coops, Feeding, Taking Care" by scrolling up and clicking "Buy Now with 1-Click" button!
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Keeping Chickens for Dummies

Author: Pammy Riggs,Kimberley Willis,Rob Ludlow

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119994179

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 432

View: 2107

Provides readers with an introduction to all aspects of keeping chickens, from constructing a hutch to the correct feeding regime. Offering expert advice to the reader straight from the River Cottage 'Chicken Whisperer'.
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Backyard Chickens

Beginner's Guide to Feeding, Caring and Raising Chickens for Eggs: (How to Keep Chickens, Raising Chickens for Dummies, Backyard Chickens)

Author: Toby Flynn

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781985671416

Category:

Page: 36

View: 8391

Backyard Chickens: Beginner's Guide To Feeding, Caring And Raising Chickens For Eggs If the idea of free eggs, meat, and entertainment is something that sounds appealing, then you should consider raising your own backyard chickens. These birds provide sustenance and our some of the funniest little creatures to have ever been domesticated. And they can call your own backyard their home. This book describes in great length how you can convert a standard backyard into a lively chicken coop. Learn just what kind of coop to have on hand, what to feed the birds, and how to keep them healthy. Methods of safety and security are covered here at length as well, providing proactive methods to keep potential pests and predators at bay. This comprehensive guide provides everything you need to know about raising backyard chickens! In this book you will learn: How to raise chickens How to harvest eggs How to prevent predation And more!
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Gardening with Free-Range Chickens For Dummies

Author: Bonnie Jo Manion,Robert T. Ludlow

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118547543

Category: Gardening

Page: 288

View: 1364

Provides guidance and step-by-step instructions for designing and implementing a host of different chicken-friendly garden plans, offers an overview of caring for a flock, and discusses the anatomy of a coop --
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Chicken Health For Dummies

Author: Julie Gauthier,Ludlow

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118460987

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 336

View: 3174

Everything you need to care for and keep happy, healthy chickens With directives on diagnosing and treating sick or ailing chickens, as well as general information on how to keep chickens in peak condition, Chicken Health For Dummies is your go-to guide on how to best care for and keep chickens. Inside, you'll get everything you need to know about chicken health and wellness: an encyclopedia full of common and not-so-common diseases, injuries, symptoms, and cures that chicken owners may encounter. Chicken Health For Dummies provides chicken owners with one handy, all-encompassing resource. Helps you identify potential hazards and signs of ill health in your chicken Shows you how to properly examine chickens to identify and isolate potential health issues before they spread to the rest of the flock An encyclopedia full of common and uncommon diseases, injuries, symptoms, and cures for chickens Chicken Health For Dummies joins Raising Chickens For Dummies and Building Chickens Coops For Dummies to round out the For Dummies reference library as a must-have resource for both rural and urban chicken owners.
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Minecraft für Dummies

Author: Jacob Cordeiro

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 3527682317

Category: Computers

Page: 156

View: 708

Die Minecraft-Welt sieht zwar auf den ersten Blick einfach aus, doch das ï¿1⁄2berleben darin kann manchmal ganz schï¿1⁄2n schwer werden. Jacob Cordeiro zeigt Ihnen, wie es geht: Installieren Sie das Spiel, wï¿1⁄2hlen Sie einen Server, erforschen Sie die Klï¿1⁄2tzchenwelt, gewinnen Sie kostbare Rohstoffe und bekï¿1⁄2mpfen Sie allerhand Monster und anderes Unheil. Auï¿1⁄2erdem erfahren Sie, wie Sie im Kreativ-Modus nicht nur die Welt nach Ihren Wï¿1⁄2nschen gestalten, sondern auch fliegen kï¿1⁄2nnen, und mit welchen Strategien Sie im Abenteuer- und Hardcore-Modus am erfolgreichsten sind.
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Building Chicken Coops For Dummies

Author: Todd Brock,Robert T. Ludlow,David Zook

Publisher: For Dummies

ISBN: 1119543924

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 304

View: 948

Building Chicken Coops For Dummies (9781119543923) was previously published as Building Chicken Coops For Dummies (9780470598962). While this version features a new Dummies cover and design, the content is the same as the prior release and should not be considered a new or updated product. As the popularity of urban homesteading and sustainable living increases, it’s no wonder you’re in need of trusted, practical guidance on how to properly house the chickens you’re planning (or have already begun) to keep. Building Chicken Coops For Dummies gives you the information you need to build the most cost-efficient, safe, and easy-on-the-eye enclosures for your backyard flock. This practical guide gives you easy-to-follow and customizable plans for building the backyard chicken coop that works best for you. You’ll get the basic construction know-how and key information you need to design and build a coop tailored to your flock, whether you live in a small city loft, a suburban backyard, or a small rural farm. Includes detailed material lists, instructions, and schematic plans for building a host of different chicken coops Step-by-step guidance on how to build a coop—or design your own Accessible for every level of reader Whether you’re just beginning to gain an interest in a back-to-basics lifestyle or looking to add more attractive and efficient coops to your current flock‘s digs, Building Chicken Coops For Dummies gives you everything you need to build a winning coop!
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Segeln für Dummies

Author: J. J. Isler,Peter Isler

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 3527709495

Category: Sailing

Page: 404

View: 3541

Surfen und Segeln gehoren zu den schonsten Vergnugen im Urlaub am Meer. Wieso also nicht teilhaben am Wasserspa und selber einmal im Boot uber die Wogen flitzen? Bleiben Sie kein Suwassermatrose und lernen Sie, dass aufschieen, wenden und halsen keine mittelalterlichen Foltermethoden sind! Das Autoren- und Ehepaar JJ. und Peter Isler erklart Ihnen humorvoll und kompetent die wichtigen Grundbegriffe des Segelns, zeigt Ihnen die verschiedenen Techniken sich vom Wind treiben zu lassen und gibt Ihnen viele Tipps und Tricks rund um's Boot. Also rein in den Sudwester und lassen Sie sich den Wind um die Nase wehen! Sie erfahren: * Wie die einzelnen Schiffstypen heien und weshalb es sie gibt * Was die ganzen seltsamen Segelbegriffe eigentlich bedeuten * Wo Luv und wo Lee liegt * Wie Sie Sicherheit an Bord herstellen * Was Sie uber Wetter und Navigation wissen mussen * Tipps zum Kauf und Chartern von Segelbooten * Wie die Regatta-Regeln aussehen * Welche Seemannsknoten es gibt und wie sie geknupft werden
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Chicken Coops: 15 Simple Coops Ideas and Tips on Raising Your Birds on a Budget

(How to Build Chicken Coop, Raising Chickens for Dummies)

Author: Mary Kids

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781535383400

Category:

Page: 30

View: 4293

Getting Your FREE Bonus Download this book, read it to the end and see "BONUS: Your FREE Gift"chapter after the conclusion. Chicken Coops:(FREE Bonus Included)15 Simple Coops Ideas And Tips On Raising Your Birds On A Budget In order to create chicken coops, a lot of people do great loads of work. Therefore, this book has been written in order to provide an efficient guide to all of those people. Raising birds on a budget can be challenging; however, with efficacious labor and proper guidance, the purpose can be fulfilled. In addition, usually people tend to follow the old ideas to keep their birds healthy, yet with the change in environment these ideas are not efficient enough sometimes. This book incorporates simple coop ideas and tips for efficient rising of birds on a budget. After, this book, you will get to learn about the tools, materials, and equipment required for chicken coops. Moreover, the basic foundations for chicken coops are also discussed here to benefit the reader. In addition, the entire process for building the coop is also added here. Furthermore, the tips and techniques for techniques for feeding the chickens are included for various climates. Tools, Materials and Equipment Required for Chicken Coops. Foundations for Chicken Coop. Building Process of Chicken Coops. Tips for Different Climate for the Health and Safety of Chickens. Tips to Feed Your Chicken for Their Growth. Therefore, this book is an amazing manual for chicken coops. In addition, this book will also discuss the tips and ideas on raising your birds on a budget. Download your E book " Chicken Coops: 15 Simple Coops Ideas And Tips On Raising Your Birds On A Budget " by scrolling up and clicking "Buy Now with 1-Click" button!
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Twitter Marketing For Dummies

Author: Kyle Lacy

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781118075708

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 336

View: 8284

Get the latest tweets, tools, tips, and techniques and kick-start your Twitter marketing campaign! As the fastest-growing social networking service with more than 50 million tweets posted per day, Twitter poses a plethora of marketing possibilities. Boasting more than 50 percent new or updated content, this fun and friendly second edition reflects the latest features that Twitter has implemented to make the service more appealing to business users. Twitter Marketing For Dummies, 2nd Edition helps you build a following, promote your product, and drive more traffic to your Web site. Details the changes to Twitter since the previous edition and explores the newest features and functionality that Twitter now offers to businesses looking to market their product on the fastest-growing social networking service Shows you how to effectively increase your visibility and promote your message via Twitter Looks at the new promoted Tweets and Twitter lists Delves into the marketing possibilities that exist with the new feature of sharing tweets on other social networking sites So stop twiddling your thumbs and start tweeting today with the Twitter marketing advice shared within the pages of Twitter Marketing For Dummies, 2nd Edition.
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Biomechanics For Dummies

Author: Steve McCaw

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118674766

Category: Science

Page: 408

View: 1734

A thorough explanation of the tenets of biomechanics At once a basic and applied science, biomechanics focuses on the mechanical cause-effect relationships that determine the motions of living organisms. Biomechanics for Dummies examines the relationship between biological and mechanical worlds. It clarifies a vital topic for students of biomechanics who work in a variety of fields, including biological sciences, exercise and sports science, health sciences, ergonomics and human factors, and engineering and applied science. Following the path of a traditional introductory course, Biomechanics for Dummies covers the terminology and fundamentals of biomechanics, bone, joint, and muscle composition and function, motion analysis and control, kinematics and kinetics, fluid mechanics, stress and strain, applications of biomechanics, and black and white medical illustrations. Offers insights and expertise in biomechanics to provide an easy-to-follow, jargon-free guide to the subject Provides students who major in kinesiology, neuroscience, biomedical engineering, mechanical engineering, occupational therapy, physical therapy, physical education, nutritional science, and many other subjects with a basic knowledge of biomechanics Students and self-motivated learners interested in biological, applied, exercise, sports, and health sciences should not be without this accessible guide to the fundamentals.
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BlackBerry For Dummies

Author: Robert Kao,Dante Sarigumba

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118153065

Category: Computers

Page: 408

View: 9373

Just what you need to know to take full advantage of your new BlackBerry smartphone The popular BlackBerry is used by millions of office workers and executives and has become an essential business tool. Now with an even faster and more efficient 6.0 operating system, the newest BlackBerry devices have the potential to become pocket-sized replacements for the laptop. This fifth edition of the most popular BlackBerry guide explores all the features of the new BlackBerry and its upgraded OS. It covers setting up the device, organizing and managing your appointments and to-do list, accessing the Internet, handling e-mail, working with multimedia, synching your BlackBerry with your desktop, adding apps, and much more. The BlackBerry is the most popular handheld device for business users; an updated 6.0 operating system is being introduced for new models with an upgrade available for certain older models This edition of the popular BlackBerry guide covers the new OS, setting up your BlackBerry, organizing and managing your calendar, handling e-mail, and accessing the Internet Explores working with multimedia and taking great photos with your BlackBerry Offers tips and shortcuts plus information about managing power usage, synching your BlackBerry to your desktop, and taking advantage of the expandable memory, as well as great apps you can add Wise advice from BlackBerry experts makes this the guide you need to get the most juice from your BlackBerry.
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Bartending For Dummies

Author: Ray Foley

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118807413

Category: Cooking

Page: 384

View: 1426

Make and serve drinks like a pro This latest edition of Bartending For Dummies features over 1,000 drink recipes in an A-Z format with clear, easy-to-follow instructions. This 5th Edition also provides over 40 new cocktails ideas for those who want to know how to serve cocktails professionally, for themselves, or for their guests. Detailed information on how to properly stock a bar with the latest and greatest glassware and tools Expanded coverage on making exotic frozen/blended specialties and specialty coffees Experimenting with the new flavor/buzz in Bourbons and Scotches: honey The latest flavored rums, gins, ryes, and of course vodkas (buttered, waffle, sherbet, and marshmallow flavored are just a few new editions) New coverage devoted to craft distillers Fun, new ways to garnish drinks (even flaming options), rim, and serve drinks like a master mixologist Tips on creating unique punches and even non-alcoholic drinks The latest tips and advice on curing hangovers and hiccups If you're interested in crafting traditional or modern cocktails, Bartending For Dummies has you covered.
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Welding For Dummies

Author: Steven Robert Farnsworth

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9780470648391

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 384

View: 5544

Get the know-how to weld like a pro Being a skilled welder is a hot commodity in today's job market, as well as a handy talent for industrious do-it-yourself repairpersons and hobbyists. Welding For Dummies gives you all the information you need to perform this commonly used, yet complex, task. This friendly, practical guide takes you from evaluating the material to be welded all the way through the step-by-step welding process, and everything in between. Plus, you'll get easy-to-follow guidance on how to apply finishing techniques and advice on how to adhere to safety procedures. Explains each type of welding, including stick, tig, mig, and fluxcore welding, as well as oxyfuel cutting, which receives sparse coverage in other books on welding Tips on the best welding technique to choose for a specific project Required training and certification information Whether you have no prior experience in welding or are looking for a thorough reference to supplement traditional welding instruction, the easy-to-understand information in Welding For Dummies is the ultimate resource for mastering this intricate skill.
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Wrestling For Dummies

Author: Henry Cejudo

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118230094

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 384

View: 1444

The fast and easy way to pin down the sport of wrestling Wrestling is a fast-paced sport with many technicalities, rules, and ways to score points—making it difficult for spectators to follow the score and understand whistles and restarts. In Wrestling For Dummies, author and 2008 Olympic Gold medalist Henry Cejudo explains the scoring system and unique rules of wrestling to new competitors, confused parents, and fans of this ancient and captivating sport. Wrestling For Dummies also explains the rich history of the sport and covers the six styles of competitive wrestling and their distinction from the modern entertainment-based "pro wrestling." Covers Greco-Roman and freestyle wrestling Plain-English explanations of wrestling rules Details the history of wrestling Whether you're just getting started as a wrestler or enjoy it as a spectator sport, Wresting For Dummies makes this sport accessible and easy to understand.
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Soccer For Dummies

Author: Thomas Dunmore,Scott Murray

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118510658

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 408

View: 1961

Learn to: Get a handle on soccer rules and regulations Grasp the basic moves and plays Improve dribbling, passing, and other skills Appreciate this popular pastime Learn the basics, improve your game knowledge, and reach your soccer playing goals Do you get a kick out of soccer? Whether you're a youth league player, a soccer parent, or a World Cup fan, here at last is the book you've been waiting for. Now updated with the latest history, stats, and rules of this popular sport, Soccer For Dummies is the ultimate guide to the greatest and most popular sport on the planet. Kick off — get a beginner's history of soccer, from its early days in China to the modern game that's showcased in stadiums and played on soccer fields all across the globe Get to the nitty-gritty — discover the rules of the game, what each player on the field is expected to do, the tactics they employ, and the skills they need to play The biggest sport in the world — explore everything about the professional game of soccer, from the biggest show on earth — the FIFA World Cup — to other international tournaments such as the European Championships, Copa America, and the CONCACAF Gold Cup For fans — find out what you can expect at a professional soccer game, as well as the lowdown on where you can find soccer on television, online, in newspapers, magazines, books, movies, and on DVDs Open the book and find: How soccer is played (and scored) Tips on coaching, how to keep fit, and how to play "the beautiful game" An in-depth look at women's soccer How club soccer is organized across the world Important international and club teams Fun soccer facts and interesting tidbits A look at the game's most fascinating players
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WebKit For Dummies

Author: Chris Minnick

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 111812720X

Category: Computers

Page: 408

View: 4570

Presents information on using WebKit to create web apps using HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript, discusses the difference between web apps and native apps, and offers design tips.
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Intermediate Accounting For Dummies

Author: Maire Loughran

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118240227

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 384

View: 357

The easy way to master an intermediate accounting course Intermediate accounting courses are required for students seeking bachelor's degrees in accounting and often for degrees in finance, business administration, and management. Intermediate Accounting For Dummies provides you with a deeper and broader level of accounting theory, serving as an excellent course supplement and study guide to help you master the concepts of this challenging program. With easy-to-understand explanations and realworld examples, Intermediate Accounting For Dummies covers all the topics you'll encounter in an intermediate accounting course: the conceptual framework of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), financial ratio analysis, equity accounting, investment strategies, financial statement preparation, and more Tracks to a typical intermediate accounting curriculum Expert information and real-world examples Other titles from Loughran: Financial Accounting For Dummies and Auditing For Dummies With the help of Intermediate Accounting For Dummies, you'll discover the fast and easy way to take the confusion out of the complex theories and methods associated with a typical intermediate accounting course.
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