Book Authors

TOP authors who write about chickens

Melissa Caughey

Books Author

Melissa is a nurse practitioner, yard hen keeper, Master Garden enthusiast, crafter and also a chef. She frequently contributes to HGTV, Do It Yourself Network, Angie’s Listing, Grit Magazine, Neighborhood Hens and Maintaining Backyard. She travels the nation offering on poultry maintaining, beekeeping, horticulture as well as crafting around the nation at locations like Country Living Magazine Fairs and the Mother Earth News Fairs. Her initial book, A Child’s Overview to Keeping Hens, as well as her website have actually won numerous honors including The Blue Ribbon Blog Owner Award from Nation Living Publication, Top 10 Horticulture Blog Sites by Better Houses, and also Gardens Magazine in 2014 and 2016. A Kid’s Guide to Keeping Hens has actually won the 2016 Knowing Publication Educator’s Choice Award as well as the 2016 American Academy for the Improvement of Scientific Research (AAAS)/ Subaru Science Publication & Film– Prize for Quality in Scientific Research Books. Her most recent publication, How to Speak Chicken, has been called as one of 2017’s Ideal Bird and also Birding Books by Forbes Publication. She presently calls Cape Cod, MA home, where she lives with her husband, two children and also a menagerie of pets. You can follow along on her adventures on her internet site, Tilly’s Nest, and also social networks.

Lisa Steele

Lisa Steele

Lisa Steele is a champion for our Blue Seal Home Fresh Poultry Feeds! In addition to being a bestselling chicken writer (her very first book Fresh Eggs Daily: Raising Happy, Healthy Poultries Naturally is still among the top-selling hen maintaining books virtually 5 years given that its launch), Lisa Steele is the darling of the backyard chicken keeping area. She is the owner of the Better Homes & Gardens acclaimed blog Fresh Eggs Daily ®, the nation’s most well-respected and also widely known chicken maintaining brand, as well as one of the very few that focuses entirely on natural chicken maintaining.

A 5th-generation poultry keeper, Maine Master Gardener, aiming herbalist and coop to kitchen cook, Lisa engages fans worldwide with her very easy, enjoyable, and real technique to elevating backyard groups using time-tested methods including herbs as well as various other natural supplements. She motivates both the beginner and also the skilled hen caretaker alike to get hold of a pair of cooking area shears and also go out to the natural herb garden on their way to the poultry coop.

A former 4-H youngster, Lisa’s enthusiasm for poultries beams with whether it’s sharing the dish for her all-natural cage cleaning spray, hanging curtains or going over which natural herbs to make use of to refresh the nest boxes. Lisa offers the first-hand know-how to maintain your hens in tip-top condition from the small hobby farm in Maine she shows her hubby, flock of poultries and ducks, 2 pet dogs and also indoor/outdoor tuxedo cat.

In addition to authoring publications and also exploring the nation speaking and also making public appearances, Lisa creates for various nationwide magazines, as well as has been featured on the front web page of the Wall Street Journal, in addition to in American Farmhouse Style, Country Living, The Cottage Journal and Down East (the unique “Martha Stewart” edition) publications.

Having actually shown up on a number of national radio as well as tv programs consisting of the Characteristic Residence and Family show, P. Allen Smith’s Garden Design on PBS, NPR, Good Day Sacramento, Good Morning Maine and also Expense Environment-friendly’s Maine, most recently Lisa hosts her very own poultry way of living tv program “Fresh Eggs Daily with Lisa Steele” on the CW (WPXT/WPME-TV) in the regional Rose city, Maine checking out location.

When not taking a trip, creating, tending to her poultries, ducks, gardens as well as house or spending quality time with her other half and also their dogs, Lisa can typically be found cooking as well as cooking making use of fresh fruit and vegetables from the yard and fresh eggs from the cage, or huddled in a corner analysis or knitting. She likes pretty things, excellent coffee, classical music and also snow – particularly at Christmas time.

Publications consist of: Fresh Eggs Daily: Raising Satisfied Healthy And Balanced Hens Normally, Duck Eggs Daily: Raising Happy Healthy And Balanced Ducks Naturally, Gardening with Chickens, Let’s Hatch Chicks and 101 Chicken Maintaining Hacks.

Gail Damerow

Gail Damerow

Gail Damerow has written extensively on increasing chickens and other livestock, growing fruits and vegetables, and also associated rural expertise in greater than a loads publications, including What’s Murder My Hens? and also the very popular Floor’s Overview to Raising Hens, The Chicken Encyclopedia, The Hen Health And Wellness Handbook, and also Hatching & Brooding Your Own Chicks. Damerow is a contributor to Chickens and Pastime Farms publications and a routine blog writer for Cackle Hatchery. She resides in Tennessee with her hubby, where they run a family ranch with poultry and also milk goats, a large yard, and also a tiny orchard.

by Miriam Rolling