Become self sufficient in eggs and vegetables with this practical and easy to use guide
Discover the best hens for you to keep and how to care for them:
- Housing and feeding
- Eggs and egg laying
- Broody hens and hatching chicks
- Problems, pest and predators.
Learn how to make the most of the space available to you and your hens in the garden.
- Grow your own vegetables
- Chicken-proof plants
- Plants that need protection
- Plants hens enjoy
- Free manure and pest control
Charlotte Popescu has over 13 years of experience of keeping hens and growing vegetables successfully alongside them in her garden. In this book she shares extracts from her Great Aunt Memoirs illuminating what life was like in the 1930s and 40s on smallholding in Staffordshire.