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Sept. 29, 2020

Meyer Moment: Seasonal Shift

Let’s take a Meyer Moment to talk about the seasonal shift! The autumnal equinox has arrived, meaning fall has officially begun f…

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Sept. 25, 2020

10 Things They Don't Tell You About Raising Chickens

This year we’ve seen a lot of new chicken keepers join the club. Now occasionally you can find me in emails and chats for Meyer H…

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Sept. 22, 2020

Meyer Moment: Better Breakfast Day September 26th

Let’s take a Meyer Moment, to wake up and talk about Better Breakfast Day, happening September 26th! So how did this day come to …

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Sept. 18, 2020

The Livestock Conservancy

On The Coop today, you’ll hear how heritage breed conservation and your backyard flock play an important role in agricultural bio…

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Sept. 15, 2020

Meyer Moment: Aggressive Roosters

Let’s take a Meyer Moment to talk about your aggressive rooster. Roosters were born to protect your flock. They are fearless when…

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Sept. 8, 2020

Meyer Moment: National Chicken Month!

Hey everyone! Welcome back to The Coop with Meyer Hatchery - where we talk all things poultry in hopes of inspiring crazy chicken…

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Sept. 4, 2020

Flying The Coop - A Year With Chickens

Today we’re discussing flying the coop as part of our A Year With Chickens Series. We dedicate one episode per month to this seri…

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Sept. 1, 2020

Meyer Moment: Egg Eating Hens

Let’s take a Meyer Moment to talk about your hen’s egg-eating habit! Chickens enjoy eating eggs just as much as we do. If you are…

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Aug. 28, 2020

News Alert: USPS Shipping Fear Relief

Hey everyone! Welcome back to The Coop with Meyer Hatchery - where we talk all things poultry in hopes of educating crazy chicken…

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Aug. 25, 2020

Meyer Moment: Yellow Yolk

Let’s take a Meyer Moment to talk about yellow egg yolks! Many people believe that eggs with dark yellow or sunset orange yolks, …

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Aug. 21, 2020

Eggshell Abnormalities

Previously we covered poultry abnormalities and now it’s time to talk about eggshells. Have you ever wandered out to the coop for…

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Aug. 18, 2020

Meyer Moment: Nesting Boxes

Let’s take a Meyer Moment to talk about your nesting boxes! With your hens laying regularly now and egg collection part of your r…

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Aug. 14, 2020

Interview: Hanns Paul of Omlet Chicken Coops

On The Coop today, you’ll hear how an education in design and engineering, love of poultry, and an entrepreneurial spirit lead Ha…

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Aug. 11, 2020

Meyer Moment: Breaking A Broody Hen

Let’s take a Meyer Moment, to talk about how to break a broody hen. Broodiness is great if you’re wanting to hatch eggs. But if y…

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Aug. 7, 2020

Egg Laying - A Year With Chickens

Today we’re taking a look at laying eggs, as part of our A Year With Chickens Series. We dedicate one episode per month to this s…

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Aug. 4, 2020

Meyer Moment: Meyer Hatchery Catalog Cover Contest

Let’s take a Meyer Moment to talk about the moment you and your chickens have been waiting for….the annual Meyer Hatchery Catalog…

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July 31, 2020

Raising Ducks

Today we’re discussing ducks! We thought we would cover some of the basics about raising ducklings from brooding to the coop. Do …

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July 28, 2020

Meyer Moment: Beat The Heat

Let’s take a Meyer Moment to talk about how to help your flock beat the heat! Across the country, we’re feeling the summer heat, …

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July 17, 2020

Interview: Gail Damerow - Minisode

This minisode is a little bit different than traditional episodes, as we cover relevant happenings in and around Meyer Hatchery. …

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July 14, 2020

Meyer Moment: Poultry First Aid Must-Haves

Let’s take a Meyer Moment to talk about poultry first aid must-haves! Feed and supplements are your first line of defense, but wh…

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July 10, 2020

Caring For Your Flock While On Vacation

The summer season is in full swing and typically the time of year folks are planning weekend getaways or annual multi-week vacati…

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July 7, 2020

Meyer Moment: Salmonella

Let’s take a Meyer Moment to talk about Salmonella! With your new chicks arriving it is hard to resist cuddling with them, but di…

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July 3, 2020

Abnormalities - A Year With Chickens

Today we’re taking a look at Abnormalities, as part of our A Year With Chickens Series. We dedicate one episode per month to this…

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June 30, 2020

Meyer Moment: Virtual Poultry Show

Let’s take a Meyer Moment to talk about the Meyer Hatchery Virtual Poultry Show! With local fairs being altered or completely can…

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