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Homestead Chickens

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Homestead Chickens

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Growing sprouts for your chickens is a great way to save money and give them a healthy treat!

There's no need to subscribe to the idea of a "perfect" diet for your hens. Save some cash!

Feeding Chickens on the Cheap

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how to use chickens in the garden-- love this list of practical ideas that will save me time!

8 Ways to Use Chickens in the Garden | The Prairie Homestead

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Frustrated with your chickens' water constantly freezing during the winter months? Here are some old fashioned ways to keep your chickens' water from freezing. How To Keep Your Chickens' Water From Freezing | areturntosimplici...

Keep Your Chickens' Water From Freezing - No Electricity Required!

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Save money on chicken feed for your small flock by making your own. Here's my recipe for homemade chicken feed~The Homesteading Hippy #homesteadhippy #theurbanchicken #fromthefarm

Homemade Chicken Feed

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To Keep or Not to Keep... a Rooster | While doing our research on chickens, we heard a number of both good and bad things about roosters. In the end, the good outweighed the bad... and we decided to give a rooster a chance. After nearly a year now, with not just one, but three roosters, here is our take on keeping a male bird. | TraditionalCookin...

To Keep or Not To Keep... a Rooster

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Sand is the answer to an obsessive person’s dreams. Close your eyes and imagine: Beautifully manicured chicken feet (free of poo), zen garden furrows in the ground, everything staying in its place instead of blowing around whenever a wing is flapped. Imagine walking in and smelling… nothing. Sand in the coop, my dear readers, is the answer.

Using Sand in the Coop | The 104 Homestead

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Should you use supplemental lighting in your chicken coop to get more eggs during the winter? This blog post weighs the pros and cons of supplemental light for chickens.

Supplemental Lighting in the Chicken Coop | The Prairie Homestead

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Raising Backyard Chickens | How To, Tips and Ideas

Raising Backyard Chickens | Survival Life

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Should you use supplemental lighting in your chicken coop to get more eggs during the winter? This blog post weighs the pros and cons of supplemental light for chickens.

Supplemental Lighting in the Chicken Coop | The Prairie Homestead

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Sand is the answer to an obsessive person’s dreams. Close your eyes and imagine: Beautifully manicured chicken feet (free of poo), zen garden furrows in the ground, everything staying in its place instead of blowing around whenever a wing is flapped. Imagine walking in and smelling… nothing. Sand in the coop, my dear readers, is the answer.

Using Sand in the Coop | The 104 Homestead

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Inside the Chicken Coop: The Deep Litter Method. The lazy way to raise happy, healthy chickens. | Backyard Chicken Project

Inside the Chicken Coop: The Deep Litter Method

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People are passionate about how they choose to store their freshly collected eggs. Cultural and generational differences sway views. Lets talk egg safety.

Does how you were raised factor into how you store your eggs?

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How to Get Your Chickens to Roost Up - More than anything else we teach our birds from an early age to follow us and come when we call. Teaching your chickens to return to the coop each night is your biggest obstacle to keeping your birds safe. #raisingchickens

How to Get Your Chickens to Roost Up

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Find out which method of hatching chicken eggs is best for you and your situation. Both the use of incubators as well as broody hens has pros and cons. Find out what they are.

Chickens are a staple on the homestead. But in case you need some convincing, here are 11 reasons to keep chickens, according to a 7 year old.

It may not be the BEST farm task, but when it needs to be done, these tips will come in handy. www.attainable-su...

Butchering Chickens: Tips from the Trenches

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The Homestead Survival | How to Grow Sprouts | thehomesteadsurvi...

How to Grow Sprouts | The Homestead Survival

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Chickens: Discover Why They Are Great As Pets | The Paleo Mama

Chickens: Discover Why They Are Great As Pets! - The Paleo Mama

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Chicken-sitting 101 | Bittersweet Homestead

Chicken-sitting 101

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How to build your own coop and raise chickens. I'm 100% planning on raising my own chickens.

Chickens 101: Building your chicken coop

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15 Chicken Keeping Mistakes to Avoid from Farming My Backyard

15 Chicken Keeping Mistakes to Avoid - Farming My Backyard

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  • Veronica Robeson
    Veronica Robeson

    So funny that I recognized the houses in this photo! This is my neighborhood. :) Hey Kathryn, been way too long since we've seen you all!

  • Garden Valley Homestead
    Garden Valley Homestead

    15 Chicken Keeping Mistakes to Avoid from Farming My Backyard