The Backyard Chicken Farmer http://www.thebackyardchickenfarmer.com Backyard Chicken Farming In Small Spaces Mon, 02 Mar 2015 00:28:28 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Heritage Chicken Breedshttp://www.thebackyardchickenfarmer.com/heritage-chicken-breeds/ http://www.thebackyardchickenfarmer.com/heritage-chicken-breeds/#comments Mon, 12 Jan 2015 15:32:41 +0000 http://www.thebackyardchickenfarmer.com/?p=2616 Heritage Chicken Breeds History Chickens and their eggs are a main part of the American diet. Since making their first appearance with Spanish explorers we’ve seen breeds developed specifically for enhanced meat and egg production. In 1873, the American Poultry Association published chicken breeds defined by the Standard of Perfection. The standard breeds defined adapted … Continue reading Heritage Chicken Breeds

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Raising Meat Chickens – What You Need to Knowhttp://www.thebackyardchickenfarmer.com/raising-meat-chickens-what-you-need-to-know/ http://www.thebackyardchickenfarmer.com/raising-meat-chickens-what-you-need-to-know/#comments Tue, 06 Jan 2015 18:27:28 +0000 http://www.thebackyardchickenfarmer.com/?p=2529 Raising Meat Chickens Even though the first day of winter was only a month ago, it is time to start planning for raising meat chickens during the coming spring. If you’re still straddling the fence, I hope this article helps you decide if you’re able, or most importantly, if raising meat chickens is right for … Continue reading Raising Meat Chickens – What You Need to Know

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How to Roast a Chicken – The Better Wayhttp://www.thebackyardchickenfarmer.com/how-to-roast-a-chicken-the-better-way/ http://www.thebackyardchickenfarmer.com/how-to-roast-a-chicken-the-better-way/#comments Fri, 02 Jan 2015 01:45:15 +0000 http://www.thebackyardchickenfarmer.com/?p=2430  Roast a Chicken – The Better Way The Backyard Chicken Farmer Recipe Corner wouldn’t be complete without instructions for how to roast a chicken the better way. Or what I consider the better way. I learned how to roast chicken from my grandmother, who lived most of her life on my grandfather’s chicken farm. This was a small local … Continue reading How to Roast a Chicken – The Better Way

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Workday Chicken and Rice Casserolehttp://www.thebackyardchickenfarmer.com/workday-chicken-and-rice-casserole/ http://www.thebackyardchickenfarmer.com/workday-chicken-and-rice-casserole/#comments Thu, 01 Jan 2015 02:50:04 +0000 http://www.thebackyardchickenfarmer.com/?p=2410   Workday Chicken and Rice Casserole   Author: Nancy Recipe type: Casserole Cuisine: American Prep time:  30 mins Cook time:  40 mins Total time:  1 hour 10 mins Save Print This chicken and rice casserole is a longtime favorite. With its robust flavors, this casserole is sure to please. Put it together the day before, pop it in … Continue reading Workday Chicken and Rice Casserole

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Casseroles and One Dish Mealshttp://www.thebackyardchickenfarmer.com/casseroles/ http://www.thebackyardchickenfarmer.com/casseroles/#comments Tue, 30 Dec 2014 22:53:54 +0000 http://www.thebackyardchickenfarmer.com/?p=2393 Who doesn’t love casseroles? They are filling, easy, and economical, plus you can make most casseroles ahead of time or freeze some of them after cooked.  Listed in this section of The Recipe Corner are some of our favorite one dish meals, all of them often made in our own kitchen.  Do you have a … Continue reading Casseroles and One Dish Meals

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Creamy Smothered Chicken Casserolehttp://www.thebackyardchickenfarmer.com/creamy-smothered-chicken-casserole/ http://www.thebackyardchickenfarmer.com/creamy-smothered-chicken-casserole/#comments Tue, 30 Dec 2014 21:52:45 +0000 http://www.thebackyardchickenfarmer.com/?p=2382 A yummy chicken casserole that is easy to make and will soon become a weeknight staple in your house.

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Deviled Eggs Ranch Stylehttp://www.thebackyardchickenfarmer.com/ranch-style-deviled-eggs/ http://www.thebackyardchickenfarmer.com/ranch-style-deviled-eggs/#comments Tue, 30 Dec 2014 00:23:51 +0000 http://www.thebackyardchickenfarmer.com/?p=2355 Deviled Eggs Ranch Style   Author: Nancy Recipe type: Side Cuisine: American Prep time:  15 mins Total time:  15 mins Save Print Are you looking for something different to take to the next family get together? Our Ranch Style Deviled Eggs are just what you need. Ingredients 12 hard boiled eggs 6 tablespoons mayonnaise 1 tablespoon sour cream … Continue reading Deviled Eggs Ranch Style

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Cheesy Bacon Deviled Eggshttp://www.thebackyardchickenfarmer.com/cheesy-bacon-deviled-eggs/ http://www.thebackyardchickenfarmer.com/cheesy-bacon-deviled-eggs/#comments Tue, 30 Dec 2014 00:17:32 +0000 http://www.thebackyardchickenfarmer.com/?p=2349 Cheesy Bacon Deviled Eggs   Author: Nancy Recipe type: Side Cuisine: American Prep time:  15 mins Total time:  15 mins Save Print Two of our favorite flavors combine for a delightful change to an old favorite. Ingredients 12 hard boiled eggs ¼ cup mayonnaise ¼ cup sour cream 2 teaspoons Dijonnaise mustard ½ - 1 teaspoon pickle juice … Continue reading Cheesy Bacon Deviled Eggs

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Deviled Eggs Classic Stylehttp://www.thebackyardchickenfarmer.com/deviled-eggs-classic-style/ http://www.thebackyardchickenfarmer.com/deviled-eggs-classic-style/#comments Tue, 30 Dec 2014 00:02:04 +0000 http://www.thebackyardchickenfarmer.com/?p=2339 Deviled Eggs Classic Style   Author: Nancy Recipe type: Side Cuisine: American Prep time:  15 mins Total time:  15 mins Save Print If you prefer the traditional, this recipe is for you. Made with mayonnaise, yellow mustard, and my secret ingredient, pickle juice, this recipe will become your family’s favorite too. Ingredients 12 large hard boiled eggs 6 … Continue reading Deviled Eggs Classic Style

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Parmesan Ranch Oven Fried Chicken Tendershttp://www.thebackyardchickenfarmer.com/parmesan-ranch-oven-fried-chicken-tenders/ http://www.thebackyardchickenfarmer.com/parmesan-ranch-oven-fried-chicken-tenders/#comments Mon, 29 Dec 2014 23:16:37 +0000 http://www.thebackyardchickenfarmer.com/?p=2318 Parmesan Ranch Oven Fried Chicken Tenders   Author: Nancy Nutrition Information Serves: 6 Serving size: 3 Tenders Calories: 521.76 Fat: 26.44 Saturated fat: 8.3 Unsaturated fat: 16.09 Trans fat: 0 Carbohydrates: 39.65 Sugar: 3.27 Sodium: 1033.84 Fiber: .95 Protein: 30.85 Cholesterol: 71 Recipe type: Main Prep time:  10 mins Cook time:  20 mins Total time:  30 mins Save Print A lighter version a favorite comfort food. So good you … Continue reading Parmesan Ranch Oven Fried Chicken Tenders

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