So What Is This Blog All About?

Do You Love To Keep Chickens?

Are You Thinking of Starting Your First Flock?

Then this blog is for you!

The Hermit House Homesteading blog is where we intend to give back to the online community of backyard chicken keepers. At Hermit House, we have been keeping and breeding chickens since July 2013. Since then, we have kept and hatched hundreds of chicks and we have learned a lot, often the hard way. We want to share the know-how we wished we had when we started keeping chickens. On this blog, we will share advice, how to guides, and tools for taking care of your flock, as well as stories about our chickens, and community support to fellow keepers!

Backyard chickens for autistic child approved by BOC — Cobb County Courier

Backyard Chicken News: “After an impassioned presentation from Cobb homeowner Cecile Ferguson, the Cobb County Board of Commissioners approved a Land Use Permit for four backyard chickens on her 0.76-acre lot. The chickens will serve as therapy animals for her son Josiah, who has autism…”