Top 3 – Fun Facts
- They are omnivores. They will eat seeds and insects but also larger prey like small mice and lizards.
- Chickens talk. Chickens communicate with more than 24 vocalizations, each with a distinct meaning, including warning their friends about different types of predators or letting their mothers know whether they’re comfortable.
- Chickens know who’s boss. Just like us, they form social structures, known as “pecking orders”, and all chickens know their place on the ladder.
Where does my money go?
Costs Are Estimated And Fluctuate Seasonally
- Cost To Feed One Chicken For One Year = $40.00
- Cost To Feed Flock For One Month = $100.00
- Cost To Feed Flock For Three Months = $300.00
- Cost To Feed Flock For One Year = $1,200.00
- *Includes Daily Maintenance Costs
- Cost For Incubator And Heat Lamps For Baby Chicks = $500.00
- Living Cost (Water, Electricity, Cleaning): $800.00
- TOTAL COST: $2,500.00