Ignorance is bliss - especially in regard to how commercial broilers ar raised. We're off the grocery store chicken and grow our own.

baby chicks

A chick gets an early run on pasture on a warm spring day.

mother hen with chicks

After brooding, the chickens are pasture raised, with many in these portable cages or "chicken tractors that keep them safe from predators.

See more about chickens at the high hopes blog chicken pages.