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Compost pile in the chicken run.

Chickens Get Bored | HenCam

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

Feeding Chickens on the Cheap

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

1 chicken + 3 square feet + 2 pounds of feed per week + 2 cups of water daily = 1 egg per day. #urbanfarmmath

The City Chicken


Clever! Starts with a carport cover.

Murray McMurray Hatchery

"Added a hole in the kiddy swimming pool, and put in a standard cork. The bottom I made a makeshift septic system. So you put out the plug, it drains, Spray it with a hose and let the ducks get back to playing." - Genius!

Small Backyard Chicken coops...kinda cool - Survivalist Forum

Chicken Toys - Why they are important and how you can provide them

How to keep chickens -- two unique approaches for the backyard or small farm

Grazing frames for chickens in small spaces. Tutorial. "Your chickens can snack on the green tips, and the frame protects the roots so that the grass survives to grow another day."

Really digging this... Can build a shed, use one half for chicken coop like this one and then make rabbit hutches on the other side. Nice.

The Vintage Bag Lady

8 Tips for CLEAN EGGS from Backyard Chickens

8 Tips for CLEAN EGGS from Backyard Chickens

Fresh Eggs Daily®: DIY grass feeder. I actually did this and it works great! they eat the tops and cant scratch up the roots

Fresh Eggs Daily®: DIY Chicken Salad Bar

The Homestead Survival | How to Grow Sprouts | Indoor garden harvest - sprouting - Homesteading food

How to Grow Sprouts | The Homestead Survival

The cute henhouse

First House on the Right: Mag Clean Out

Hen & Chicks...:)

DIY Fix for Bumblefoot: If you raise enough chickens long enough you will most likely be faced with a case or two of bumblefoot.  Bumblefoot is basically a staph infection in which bacteria enters a chicken's (or duck's) foot through a cut caused by a splinter or other sharp object and causes infection which can travel up the leg. It can also be caused by a hard landing off a high roost and tends to affect the heavier breeds. If left untreated it can potentially kill the chicken. (read more)

11 Uses for Vinegar Around the Coop -- Community Chickens Jennifer Milsaps L Milsaps L Collins

Water tank + Pallets = chicken coop - Recyclart

Water tank + Pallets = chicken coop | Recyclart

Make Your Own Chicken Feed

How to clip and trim the wings of your chickens to prevent flight

Lets go girls

What to feed laying hens

DIY: Egg carton