Carissa Bonham is the owner and editor of the popular green lifestyle website Creative Green Living. She is active in several online chicken-keeping communities and her Instagram-famous chickens (follow them @CreativeGreenChickens) grace the pages of this book. She lives near Portland, Oregon, with a house full of boys and a yard full of chickens.
"Carissa Bonham presents practical advice for both novices and experienced poultry keepers. This book is concisely written, well organized, full of beautiful photos, and accessible for readers of all ages. " --Laura Childs, author of The Joy of Keeping Farm Animals "Carissa's excellent tips for keeping a backyard flock in a casual, upbeat, and user-friendly way is sure to instill confidence in any chicken keeper, no matter their experience. She makes it clear that the rewards of chicken keeping are well worth the effort. Be prepared to fall (even more!) in love with your ladies and their delicious eggs!" --Diana Ambauen-Meade, president & founder, Scratch and Peck Feeds "Very well written and practical. I love the easy tips that anyone can quickly implement for a happy, healthy chicken flock. And the cute pictures are adorable and heartwarming." --Michele Marine of SimplifyLiveLove.com