Tag: Guinea Fowl

Tips for Raising Backyard Chickens and Guinea Fowl Together

Two guinea fowl grazing in a field

After a few years of keeping backyard chickens, you may consider adding another breed to your collection. If that’s true in your case, you should know that integrating guinea fowl with a flock of backyard chickens can add a fascinating dynamic to your poultry-keeping experience. Although both birds can share a backyard harmoniously, they each… Read more »

3 Reasons Why You Should Keep Backyard Guinea Fowl

A guinea fowl walking around a backyard

Guinea fowl have a special place in the world of backyard poultry. Known for their distinctive calls and unique appearance, guineas are not just ornamental birds; they offer practical benefits that can enrich the poultry-raising experience. If you’re contemplating adding more variety to your poultry flock, here are three compelling reasons to consider guinea fowl:… Read more »

The Ultimate Guide to Raising Guinea Fowl

guinea fowl on farm

Many people who raise backyard chickens are starting to get into raising guinea fowl. There are many benefits to raising guineas—they help protect the rest of the flock, they’re an effective means of pest control, and they provide plenty of meat and eggs. But, if you’re just starting to raise guinea fowl, you may not… Read more »

4 Tips for Keeping Guinea Fowl with Chickens

4 Tips for Keeping Guinea Fowl with Chickens

In the past, people kept to raising chickens. Now, however, domesticating and caring for guinea fowl has become increasingly popular with each coming year. So much so, in fact, that people are now raising their chickens alongside their guinea fowl. While raising two different species is never easy, it can be done if you take… Read more »