Gail Damerow

Gail Damerow has written more than a dozen books, including the best-selling Storey's Guide to Raising Chickens, The Chicken Encyclopedia, The Chicken Health Handbook, and Hatching & Brooding Your Own Chicks, on raising chickens and other livestock, cultivating fruits and vegetables, and other rural know-how. Damerow is a regular blogger for Cackle Hatchery and a contributor to Chickens and Hobby Farms publications. She and her husband live in Tennessee, where they run a family farm with chickens and dairy goats, as well as a large garden and a small orchard. Gail Damerow's website is