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10 Things About Raising Chickens You Won’t Read in Books
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Join Ann J White, founder of the Creating Calm Network and guest, Dale Skaggs of Lyndale Farms - an organic farm in Door County, Wisconsin and the man who is responsible for Ann's accidental chicken farming. The Chicken Show is dedicated to sustainability and raising healthy, happy, urban, backyard and pet chickens. Join Ann and her guests each week http://ChickenShow.CreatingCalmNetwork.com @CreatingCalm 10 Things About Raising Chickens You Won’t Read in Books
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10 Things About Raising Chickens You Won’t Read in Books//"Before we brought home our chicks, we researched for months. We’d read every book we could get our hands on and scoured the backyard chickens website for information. We thought we knew everything there was to know about chickens. We were wrong."
10 Things about Raising Chickens You Won't Read in Books
Get cooped up chickens fresh grass by building a protective frame. They eat the tops, but can't scratch up the whole deal.
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Grow Greens For Your City Chickens: Get cooped up chickens fresh grass by building a protective frame. They eat the tops, but can't scratch up the whole deal.
Grazing frames for chicken yard.
How to build grazing frames for your backyard chickens
Chicken care and info
Hardware mesh is placed in a trench around the perimeter at an angle to keep burrowers out, and then plastic coated galvanized wire fencing (4 feet high) is nailed on the outside of the fence, including on the gate. The hardware mesh overlaps the wire fencing about 12 inches.
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Hardware mesh is placed in a trench around the perimeter at an angle to keep burrowers out, and then plastic coated galvanized wire fencing (4 feet high) is nailed on the outside of the fence, including on the gate. The hardware mesh overlaps the wire fencing about 12 inches. I did this to my chicken pen with rabbit pen wire.
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Madder than a wet hen!
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Southern girls have sweet sayings
Hey y'all! These 8×10 art prints highlight timeless sayings from the American South.
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Madder than a wet hen. It's a Southern thang.
Southern things my sister says!
Madder than a wet hen!! ...at the Southern Belles. Grrr. Lol.
Funny Southern Sayings and Expressions | southern slang expressions - Google Search
Chicken Coop Photo Contest winner, at www.The-Chicken-C...
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Cute little coop...love the little arch topped door!
Amazing chicken coop. Would do the same style for goat pen
A well ventilated cabin style shed that would also make a great shelter for a few goats! via The Chicken Chick on Facebook.
What a beautiful coop!
This is a chicken coop but what a great design for a tiny house
Amazing ventilation in this chicken coop! via The Chicken Chick on Facebook. My dream coop!
ceramic heat emitter - a better idea for the chick brooder- provides heat without light so they can sleep! (use 100 watt)
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ceramic heat emitter - a better idea for the chick brooder- provides heat without light so they can sleep!
Everything you need for happy chickens (and lots of eggs)!
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Chicken Coop Plans. Love the idea of having a green roof over the range area of a coop.
Chicken Coop Plans - by Lisa Steele of Fresh Eggs Daily for Better Homes Gardens - Download plans to build a chicken coop.
Chicken Coop ideas
Chicken Coop Plans. I like the plant shading the chicken yard.
Chicken Coop Plans
Raising Guinea Fowl: A Low-Maintenance Flock Compared to chickens, guinea fowl are low-cost and low-maintenance, and do a standout job as ch...
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Guinea Fowl: Game Birds that Feast on Ticks -- Community Chickens
Community Cluckers: Guinea Fowl: Game Birds that Feast on Ticks
Raising Guinea Fowl: A Low-Maintenance Flock Ranchers turn them loose to discourage rattlers and copperheads. Read more: http://www.motherearthnews.com/homesteading-and-livestock/raising-guinea-fowl-zmaz92aszshe.aspx#ixzz2mripCUzd
Guinea Fowl: Game Birds that Feast on Ticks | Guineas have delicately speckled eggs and “watch dog” instincts. their alarm call can be heard whenever strangers drive up the lane, when hawks eye the chickens or rats invade the poultry house...Guineas are more active than chickens, range further and fly higher...“Guineas are rough, vigorous, hardy, basically disease-free birds...“They’re also the most active ‘gardener’ on the farm. they pick up bugs and weed seeds without destroying plants”
Raising Guinea Fowl: A Low-Maintenance Flock
Murano Chicken Farm: Insulating the coop
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coop ceiling insulation
Insulating the coop
A Guide to Raising Guinea Fowl Raising guinea fowl can be a challenge, but this poultry species can also be a big help around the homestead. Read more: www.motherearthne...
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A Guide to Raising Guinea Fowl Raising guinea fowl can be a challenge, but this poultry species can also be a big help around the homestead. Read more: http://www.motherearthnews.com/homesteading-and-livestock/raising-guinea-fowl-ze0z1307zpit.aspx?newsletter=1_content=07.17.13+SLCS_campaign=2013+SLCS_source=iPost_medium=email#ixzz2ZLXzqW64
Garden Planning: Guidelines for Growing Legumes - Modern Homesteading - MOTHER EARTH NEWS
A Guide to Raising Guinea Fowl
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Buff Orpington chicken
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~ A Country Life ~
Chicken Pecking Clover Blossoms in an English Cottage Garden #CountryLiving
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I love the little fenced in area.....but that is the most beautiful chicken coop I have ever seen!!!!
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Note the fencing around the chicken yard.
chicken house idea
Dream idea... I love the little fenced in area.....but that is the most beautiful chicken coop I have ever seen!!!!
Love the little fenced area and chicken coup
Idea for rabbit hutch plant veggies around for fresh food
I love the little fenced in area.....it is a really cute chicken coop!
I love the little fenced in area. #chickencoop
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play area for my girls out of coated metal closet shelves. You can find them at Home Depot/Lowes type of stores. They love them and climb them like ladders. mydestinysharingh... LOVE this idea, I plan to start checking our local restore!
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old steel shelves become chicken ladders
Chicken play area made out of coated metal closet shelves
A play area out of wire shelves.
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Handsome Buff Orpington Roo
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Beautiful Rooster on a hay bale.
Buff Cochin Bantam rooster. The English refer to these bantams as Pekins, while standard fowl are referred to as Cochins. Love Cochins!
Lol... I fluffy pants chicken!! I want one!!
That's one fabulous chicken!
An incredible chicken coop built by Bunny Williams, who wrote a book called An Affair with a House. I can definitely steal ideas from this for an outdoor Meller's cage.
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Tone on Tone: blending Bunny Williams junk gypsies and rachel ashwell to create Hummingbird Farm featuring the Salvaged Garden a destination
An incredible chicken coop built by Bunny Williams, who wrote a book called An Affair with a House. I can definitely steal ideas from this for an outdoor Meller's cage...One word - WOW!
Dream house and awesome chicken coop
Bunny Williams chicken house
Guinea Fowl: Your Overlooked Backyard Buddy | Modern Farmer
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Looking for an alternative ‘jack of all trades’ barnyard animal? Consider the guinea.
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Guinea Fowl: Your Overlooked Backyard Buddy - Modern Farmer
Love this! Poop trays make for easy cleanup.
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Chicken Coop Design, Pictures, Remodel, Decor and Ideas - page 9
Poop trays make for easy cleanup. This is the way my husband built our hen coop. It is the greatest. I just pull them out and sweep the chicken poop into a big tub and it is ready to be added to composting. Absolutely love it! Clean-up is a breeze.
Chicken Coop Roost This roost is a great one! It will sure help keep the coop clean!
Alabama chicken coop - spaces - other metro - eric marcus studio
Chicken coop interior. perches
What You Need to Know Before Buying Chicks
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What To Use For A Duck Pond And How To Keep It Clean??????
What To Use For A Duck Pond And How To Keep It Clean??????
Boredom during the cold months can lead to pecking and other issues within your flock. Cure the winter blahs with edible vegetable garlands for your chickens!
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Chicken Boredom Buster
Fresh Eggs Daily®: Edible Garlands for your Chickens
Edible Garlands for your Chicken Coop
Fresh Eggs Daily®: Edible Christmas Garlands
Edible Holiday Garlands for your Backyard Flock
rabbit hutch...I would keep it in an enclosed garden or courtyard...somewhere safe from predators...very neat design
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Rabbit hutch, chicken coop, or other small animals! You could use this!
cute rabbit house
chicken house or rabbit hutch...I would keep it in an enclosed garden or courtyard...somewhere safe from predators...very neat design
Rabbit Hutch Photos, Design, Ideas, Remodel, and Decor - Lonny
rabbit hutch ideas
Rabbit Hutch Photos, Design, Ideas, Remodel, and Decor - Lonny
Strong chicken fencing capable of withstanding repeated attacks by large predators.
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For all my farm peeps.....Strong chicken fencing capable of withstanding repeated attacks by large predators.
chicken wire fence ideas | Chicken Fence
CHAIN LINK FENCE : Have predators looking for some chicken dinner? Here's some ideas on how to "repurpose" Chain Link Fence into a sturdy Chicken Fence!
Cute duck house.
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good way to clean duck house
Floating Duck House
How to keep chickens -- two unique approaches for the backyard or small farm