Dr. Darrin Karcher and Dr. Scott Beyer wrap up the final post in our three week hen housing series by discussing the webcam of JS West's enriched colony barn, as well as their final thoughts on hen housing and the future of egg production.
Dr. Darrin Karcher and Dr. Scott Beyer discuss behaviors of egg laying hens as well as current production practices. This is the second in a three-week series.
In a month where temperatures are at all-time highs, it's nice to know that there's a national celebration to help us cool down! July is National Ice Cream Month - a tradition started in 1984 under the designation of then President, Ronald Reagan.
We found a couple great ways to pay tribute while still packing a nutritional punch. Check out these taste bud- and waistline-pleasing treats:
Mini Ice Cream Sandwiches: Indulge in THREE of these delights that pack a
Dr. Darrin Karcher and Dr. Patricia Hester define some common terms found on egg cartons at the grocery store - as well as the advantages and disadvantages to the housing systems for hens laying those eggs.