Green Chili Sauce

This sauce is excellent when poured over the top of Chile Relleno Casserole. 1 lb. round steak, cut into small cubes 2 tbsp. olive oil 3 cloves garlic, minced 2 – 4 oz. cans of chopped green chiles 2 tsp. crushed red pepper flakes 1 – 15 oz. can of chopped...

Chile Relleno Casserole

This is a delicious main dish that uses a lot of eggs and serves eight people. It tastes best when served with Green Chile Sauce. 4 – 4 oz. cans whole green chiles 1/2 lb. Monterey Jack cheese, grated 1/2 lb. cheddar cheese, grated 6 eggs, separated 1 cup sour...

Backyard Chicken Myths, Part 1

by Andy Schneider (the Chicken Whisperer) Time and time again I hear people complaining about the problems they think backyard chickens will bring if allowed into the backyards of their city. Some of the more common complaints that I hear are noise, smell, rodents,...

Healthy Birds, Part 2

[If you have not already read part one of this two part post, you can read it here.] Each and every bird is inspected to make sure they are true to breed, i.e. feather color, skin color, proper body type, comb type, number of toes (4 or 5), etc. If a bird does not...

2010 Photo Contest Update

At the end of the day today, August 5, 2010, we will close the 2010 McMurray Hatchery Chicken Photo contest to new entries. So that you can view, rate, and comment on recently entered contest photos, we are keeping the photo gallery open for another week, so if you...