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Pictures of a "build it yourself" PVC chicken pen

BEDDING and LICE!!!! 5 Tips for Chicken Coop Bedding .........................1. Pine shavings 2. Straw or hay 3. Shredded newspaper 4. Add a little DE 5. What to know about cedar shavings....Some homesteaders like to use cedar shavings because of their pleasant aroma. Cedar wood can collect harmful bacteria and make your chickens more vulnerable to respiratory illnesses and physical ailments.

Poultry farmers explain the real story behind such terms as cage free, free range & pasture raised so consumers can make informed decisions when they go to their local supermarket.

This looks like a great feeder for my coop's outdoor run. I'll be giving this DIY a try!

Best backyard egg laying chickens & coop designs

Neils Feeder - made from Metal Air Duct and a Flower Pot - BackYard Chickens Community

Heating the Coop Chicken owners that live in cold climates often have to make some decisions when it comes to colder Fall and Winter weather. One such dilemma is whether or not to heat your coop. link to article

Organic Chicken Feed Is Cheep When You Make It Yourself Mixing homemade, organic chicken feed is easy and cheap.

Free-Range Chicken Gardens: How to Create a Beautiful, Chicken-Friendly Yard

Someday I'll have chickens and they will have a Rooftop Garden Chicken Coop