Edible Holiday Garlands for your Backyard Flock: 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!
Emptying a few cans of corn into a muffin tray, adding water & then freezing it is a very small act of kindness for chickens. Pecking away at an ice block to finally be rewarded with a cold corn kernel is a great way to help them keep cool .
straw or shavings in the chicken coop: I asked my grandma which they used in their coops growing up and she said dirt. Yes, the dirt on the ground, no built floor, just on top of the dirt, be (Chicken Coop Cleaning)
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
A chicken needs a certain number of daylight hours to lay consistently. Do you supplement in the winter months? Here's why we are keeping the lights on in the chicken coop over the winter. The Homesteading Hippy