One of the advantages of owning a small acreage is that you can grow your own fruits and vegetables while at the same time getting fresh farm eggs from your chickens. Having chickens is a great opportunity for a family to eat healthy and for parents to.
Pumpkin seeds are a natural de-wormer for chickens and I had one small pumpkin still rolling around the yard from last fall. I cut it open and ground up the guts and seeds in the food processor and fed to the chickens.
A DIY backyard chicken feeding system. Grow your chicken food in a perennial permaculture garden. Free food & shade for the chickens in the edible landscaping right outside their coop. Growing chicken food will save you money & keep them happy.
Fresh Eggs Daily®: My Top Twelve Plants to Grow for Chickens. Just a note to add, the extension office told us in a meeting if you feed your chickens garlic or onions the eggs they lay may take on those flavors somewhat.
I am constantly tempted to feed our chickens table scraps. I hate throwing things in the trash, so it seems logical to me that I can divert some of our half-eaten meals to the ladies in the backyar…(Mix Chicks Chicken Feed)
Raising Baby Chicks Without A Hen: The First 6 Weeks -
A thorough guide to raising baby chicks without a hen. Where to buy chicks setting up a brooder box feeding watering spatial needs stimulation and problems to look out for. Everything you need to know for the first 6 weeks.