Welcome to our new website!

The Coop with Meyer Hatchery

The Coop with Meyer Hatchery

The Coop with Meyer Hatchery is a place where we talk all things poultry, in hopes of inspiring crazy chicken keepers and educating future flock owners. Together we'll take a more in-depth look at poultry-related care and the questions we commonly hear. The Coop also offers a new view on behind-the-scenes with Meyer Hatchery and features minisode interviews with industry leaders.

Play Episode

Recent Episodes

Meyer Moments

Meyer Moment: Deviled Egg Day

Nov. 2, 2021

Let’s take a Meyer Moment to talk about deviled eggs and the day dedicated to their honor, November 2. Sure, it seems that there is a day to celebrate nearly everything but this versatile and delicious variation of eggs cert…

All Treats, No Tricks 2022 Chick Release

Oct. 29, 2021

Today we’re all treats and no tricks as we prepare for the 2022 season. It is the time of year when we begin to prepare for what next year will have in store. One of the most coveted days includes our chick release. This is …

Meyer Moments

Meyer Moment: Molting

Oct. 26, 2021

Let’s take a Meyer Moment to talk about molting. Molting is not usually a welcome season for chicken owners, as it usually means a mess of feathers, decreased egg production, and bald-looking chickens. But the molting season…

All About Roosters

Oct. 22, 2021

For many backyard chicken keepers, having a rooster is part of keeping a flock. For new keepers, you could be questioning the addition of one. Despite the stories, you may have heard there are a lot of pros and cons to raisi…

Meyer Moments

Pumpkins, Spice and Everything Nice!

Oct. 19, 2021

Let’s take a Meyer Moment to talk about pumpkins, squash, and all things spice! Fall is officially in the air and the leaves are changing color. Many folks claim Autumn as their favorite season, and if you have ever seen chi…

Homesteaders of America Conference 2021

Oct. 15, 2021

Today we’re sharing some of the common questions we answered from our trip to the Homesteaders of America conference in Virginia. You may have noticed a brief pause in our podcast production as we traveled over 350 miles to …

About the Hosts


Podcast Host

Kendra is no stranger to poultry keeping with five years of experience raising chickens, bantams, ducks, turkeys, quail, and guineas on her Michigan homestead. She has worked for Meyer Hatchery for 3 years, initially helping customers as Meyer Hatchery's first omnichannel support member through chat, phone, and email. Her role quickly transitioned onto the Meyer Hatchery's Marketing Team, designing the catalog, leading the brand ambassador program, attending events, and hosting The Coop! When she's not working, you can find Kendra cooking, gardening, or throwing ball for her two dogs, Coot & Willy!


Podcast Host