Resources for Raising Chickens

In addition to being your source for day-old chicks, Moyer’s Chicks wants to be a helpful source of information. Our team has decades of experience and looks forward to partnering with you to make sure our birds exceed your expectations.

Whether you are interested in backyard farming, pastured poultry, or conventional production, use these guides and resources as you start your journey into raising and caring for chickens.


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Guide to Raising Healthy Chickens

Our team’s best advice is found in this guide to caring for your new day-old chicks. We cover preparing a space and ensuring they have proper heat and water. Also included is a feeding guide for our broilers and egg layers.

Read Our Guide to Day-Old Chicks

Guide to Incubating and Hatching Eggs

Read this guide for tips on incubation and hatching fertile eggs. Whether you are hatching eggs at home, in a classroom, or on the farm, follow this guide to get the best results.

Guide to Hatching Chicken Eggs

Guide to Caring for Ready to Lay Pullets

Jump-start your egg laying production by ordering ready to lay pullets from Moyer’s Chicks. Here’s our advice on how to care for the pullets to ensure they become healthy, productive egg layers.

Caring for Ready to Lay Pullets


Learn what terms are commonly used in the poultry industry. From biosecurity to sustainable farming and every term in between, this glossary will help novices and backyard farmers learn more about poultry terminology.

Read the Glossary

Frequently Asked Questions

Find answers to the most common questions about breeds, our hatchery, and raising chickens. Can’t find an answer to your question? Contact our chicken experts and we’ll try to answer your question.

Read Our FAQs


Visit our blog for even more advice and tips on how to raise and care for chickens in backyard farms, homesteads, and family farms.

Read the Blog