DIY grazing boxes make for happy grass fed hens. They're a great way to save on the cost of raising backyard chickens (and other poultry), too!
How To Sprout Grain for Livestock & Chickens
Sand VS. Straw Or Shavings In The Coop
Sand vs Straw (or Shavings) in the Chicken Coop
Flystrike: a chicken killer.Cuddles beats the odds again
My heart sank as soon as I opened up the coop doors to let everyone out for the morning. Every morning the routine is the same and this morning was no different. Wake up, pad downstairs, throw my … Continue reading →
12 Chicken-Friendly Plants To Grow Next To Coops
Chicken Friendly Plants
Keep Your Chicken Coop Mice-Free This Winter! [Podcast]
Mice in your chicken coop can cause all kinds of health and sanitary issues with your backyard chickens - not to mention freeloading off your flock's feed! Here's 5 DIY backyard chickens for beginners pro tips to keep mice and rats away from your hens.
Predator Proofing Your Chicken Coop and Run -
Predator proofing tips. Elevate the coop, enclose runs with properly secured half inch hardware cloth, create a skirt or underground fence, padlock the doors, and surround with electric wire in bear country.
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.
Raise Mealworms, Red Wrigglers, & Crickets (And Save Money) [Podcast]
Raising mealworms, red wrigglers, and crickets for chickens will save you a ton of money - and it's not as gross as it seems.
Rabbit Ridge Farm: DIY Chicken Dust Bath - more info in Eight Acres Chicken Tractor eBook (Rabbit Houses Chicken Coops)
How to Clean a Chicken Coop
Building a Chicken Coop - How To Clean The Chicken Coop, frugal chicken keeping, urban chickens, backyard chickens Building a chicken coop does not have to be tricky nor does it have to set you back a ton of scratch.
Guide to Choosing Chicken Breeds: Pick the Best Breeds for Your Flock -
Want backyard chickens for eggs? Meat? Beauty? Calm companionship? For a cold climate? For a hot climate? For children? For showing? How about the best breeds are for a very small space? Here's a great guide to choosing chicken breeds to help you choose just the right breeds for your needs.
Growing Sprouts as Treats for Chickens
Homestead ~ Growing sprouts for your chickens is a great way to save money and give them a healthy treat!
Building a Chicken Coop - Keeping Chickens Entertained Building a chicken coop does not have to be tricky nor does it have to set you back a ton of scratch.
Buff Orpington egg color
Egg colors + breeds - hmm my marans are not laying that colour eggs!
DIY Pallet Wood Chicken Poultry House Coop PDF Plans
signs for the chicken coop.would love to wood burn this one