A Whole New House: Garden and Yard: Chickens
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A Whole New House: Garden and Yard: Chickens
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Save money on feeding chickens by planting these garden crops to supplement their feed.
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CHICKEN FEED Save money on feeding chickens by planting these garden crops to supplement their feed.
Grow a chicken feed garden
Grow Your Own Chicken Feed – Organic!
homemade flock block substitute for chickens
Buster Brick, Oil Overflow, Coconut Oil
Boredom Buster Brick - for chickens :)
DIY treat block. Good blog. Made on 3-1-15, no oats, added cracked corn. Used muffin tins, packed even, coconut oil overflowed and smoked (use cookie sheet underneath next time)
DIY Flock Block Substitute | The Prairie Homestead
The Big List of Heritage Chicken Breeds - visit this URL for the description and names of the breeds: www.motherearthne...
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Heritage chicken list
The Big List of Heritage Chicken Breeds. Mother Earth News
The Big Chicken Chart - a list of heritage chicken breeds.
The Big List of Heritage Chicken Breeds
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DIY Concrete Mushrooms for outside fairy gardens
DIY: Concrete Mushroom for the yard
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Crown Hill: DIY: Concrete Mushroom
Awesome idea for a fairy garden: a Hobbit Hole! Add moss on top and a little door for the perfect effect.
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The link is for an Easter centerpiece (creative) but is has the potential to be a cute fairy house or hobbit house.
Awesome idea for a fairy garden: a Hobbit Hole!
hobbit house / toad house. perfect! just plain grass seeds, or perhaps some nasturtium, forget-me-nots..
Clever idea for a hidden faery house, "hobbit" style ;)
Noggins & Nonsense: Easter Centerpiece Tutorial
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How to Raise Chickens - Chicken Illness Guide
Here is something that should be posted on every Chicken Coop door along with a first-aide kit and veterinarian information.
How to Raise Chickens - All about Raising Organic, Backyard Chickens. I will need this for our small farm someday!
CHicken health poster
Organic Home Remedies for Sick Chickens, Diseases and Problems for Laying Hens
Life With SarahB: How to Grow Succulents
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Life With SarahB: How to Grow Succulents // i love it, propagating succulents from fallen leaves is quite easy, but the leaves are so easy to knock off =[ but i get baby new succulents each time ha
Life With SarahB: How to Grow Succulents. Grow suculent plants just like in West Elm or Urban Outfitters! DIY, how to., gardening ideas, how to garden
Life With SarahB: How to Grow Succulents
PVC tomato cage.
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Build your own pvc tomato cage. This support keeps the vines, and the fruit off the ground to prevent unhealthy plants. In addition, using a PVC pipe cage like the one above will allow for root watering for conscious watering practices.
PVC tomato cage (for back yard)
Build your own pvc tomato cage... Check out that watering system!
How to Build your Own PVC Tomato Cage | Ignorance is Bliss
Build your own pvc tomato cage - and see how big those tomato plants grew to be!
How to Build your Own PVC Tomato Cage
Raised garden planter boxes on wheels / casters - Size is 2' x 4' each, just over 2'ft 4" tall with the casters installed on the bottom. Soil depth container is 12" and the bottom shelf has about 3" of clearance to hold drain water trays. An excellent present for some one with a small garden so that they can move them around with the seasons.
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How To Build a Raised Planter Bed for Under $50 For Your Next Garden Project DIY | Small Garden Ideas
How To Build a Raised Planter Bed for Under $50 For Your Next Garden Project DIY- i would love a raised garden like this!
Raised garden bed on wheels
How To Build a Raised Planter Bed for Under $50 For Your Next Garden Project DIY $50 seems like a lot of money for such a small planter box.
Learn how to train chickens to come when called, so you can get them to safety whenever you want. Train multiple flocks, each to a different call.
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How to Train Chickens to Come When Called (and Why You Should)...good advice for when I have chickens someday
My 5 kids... can we train them first?!! ;) How to Train Chickens to Come When Called (and Why You Should)
Having your chickens come when called is one of the most useful skills you can have as a poultry keeper. Even my pet peacocks are trained to come when called
How to Train Chickens to Come When Called - One Acre Farm
DIY egg holder for all the fresh eggs
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DIY | wooden egg holder
tutorial for wooden egg carton with piece of wood and 2 cupboard handles
DIY Egg Holder.Rustic or ModernGreat Last Minute DIY Gift! | The Art of Doing Stuff
DIY rustic modern egg holder
DIY egg holder for all the fresh eggs. Once you taste a farm fresh egg, you'll NEVER eat store-bought again.
DIY recycled tire for chicken dust bath. Mix equals amounts of wood ash, builder’s sand soil, food grade diatomaceous earth.
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Tire dust baths
Dust Bath Tubs :-)
Dust bath idea!
Neat idea for chicken dust bath... Try knocking THIS dust bath over, bird!
Montessori: Practical life work with egg shells and a mortar and pestle!
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montessori practical life - lots of suggestions - great ideas!!!
Cooked egg shell crushing - fine motor development activity ≈≈
Montessori: Practical life work with egg shells and a mortar and pestle! This would be a good activity for us because I do this for my plants!
montessori practical life - lots of suggestions, crushing eggshells is a favorite
DIY bowl and plate bird feeder
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Erin's Creative Energy: DIY Bird Feeder. This is too cute! Looks like a parasol/umbrella! Drill & standard drill bit. If you want to use ceramic or porcelain bowls and plates, buy a drill bit designed to drill them.Bowl and Plate. Large carriage bolt- 10"x 5/8". I would have used an eye bolt if I found one of the size I needed. Three washers that will fit your bolt. Three nuts that will fit your bolt. Glue. If you use a carriage bolt like myself, you will also need some nylon cord.
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DIY Bird Feeder
bird feeder made from a Mason jar and a chick feeder
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I found a tutorial for the Mason Jar chicken feeder hanging bird feeders. Thanks to "The Sunflower Patch" Blog! gardening
CeLynn's Sunflower Patch: mason/canning jar bird feeder tutorial
drilling a glass jar
mason/canning jar bird feeder tutorial
Emptying a few cans of corn into a muffin tray, adding water & then freezing it is a very small act of kindness. But on hot days, it means the world to the chickens that live here. Pecking away at an ice block to finally be rewarded with a cold corn kernel is a great way to help them keep cool .
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Pecking away at an ice block to finally be rewarded with a cold corn kernel is a great way to help chickens keep cool. (Dads Chicken Coop)
Chicken treats - Emptying a few cans of corn into a muffin tray, adding water & then freezing. On hot days, it means the world to the chickens that live here. Pecking away at an ice block to finally be rewarded with a cold corn kernel is a great way to help them keep cool .
Frozen corn chicken treats :: Empty a few cans of corn into a muffin tray, add water and freeze. Pecking away at an ice block to finally be rewarded with a cold corn kernel is a great way to help keep your chickens cool.
FROZEN CORN TREATS TO BEAT THE SUMMER HEAT!
image only--ladder roost, and chicken wire over the window
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Old ladders serve as a roost for the chicken coop. Manure box underneath.
Charcoal For Chickens. Absorbs toxins from food or water, improves hygiene and health. Better hygiene also helps prevent infections like Salmonella. Keeps digestive system healthy. A laxative and helps move the impurities it absorbs out of the body. If worms or worm eggs are present, it can to some degree help move them out of the body. Poultry feed containing 1-1.5% charcoal has resulted in increased laying rate, longer laying period, increased egg weight, and reduces odor of manure. #chickens
Charcoal For Chickens
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Charcoal For Chickens. interesting?
Something to research more on: Charcoal For Chickens. Absorbs toxins from food or water, improves hygiene and health. Better hygiene also helps prevent infections like Salmonella. Keeps digestive system healthy. A laxative and helps move the impurities it absorbs out of the body. If worms or worm eggs are present, it can to some degree help move them out of the body. Poultry feed containing 1-1.5% charcoal has resulted in increased laying rate, longer laying period, increased egg weight, and reduces odor of manure. #chickens
Animals’ water and feed can be exposed to contaminants – from rodents, flies or birds, for example – many poultry farmers are following an age-old practice of adding charcoal to drinking water or feed. The charcoal is able to absorb toxins from the food or water, improving hygiene and chook health. Better hygiene can also help prevent infections such as Salmonella in meat and eggs.
Charcoal and chickens | Earthwise Gardening
Use wall brackets to hang feeder/waterer.
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The door's lower edge sits a ways below the bottom of the outside opening when closed, so that raccoons and other pests will have a hard time getting their paws under it to open the door from the outside.
Wichita Cabin Coop - BackYard Chickens Community
Wichita Cabin Coop
Use fake eggs not just to comfort broody hens, but also to train hens to lay eggs in their nesting boxes.
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How to Get Your Chickens to Lay in ALL Their Nest Boxes | #prepbloggers #chickens #homesteading
Here is a simple fix to get your chickens to lay their eggs IN ALL the nest boxes, not just one or two. Put a couple golf balls in the non-laying boxes as decoys. It works.
Yes I totally want chickens someday!
How to Get Your Chickens to Lay in ALL Their Nest Boxes #Chickens www.FreeHenHousePlans.net http://www.eFowl.com/?Click=32918
Try filling the plastic eggs with sand to weight them.
How to Get Your Chickens to Lay in ALL Their Nest Boxes
Ramp attached with eye bolts for easy removal for cleaning.
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Removable ramp in the run with two eyebolts modified into hooks
Future coop idea- Wichita Cabin Coop - BackYard Chickens Community - "Ramp" attached with 2 eye bolts for easy removal for cleaning.
Wichita Cabin Coop - BackYard Chickens Community good way to keep ladder on coop
Wichita Cabin Coop
Chicken standing on brick in water to cool off!
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Hot weather tip. Fill a large tub with ice water and put a brick or paving stone in the middle. The brick will absorb the cold and your chickens, who might not stand in a tub of water, WILL stand on a cool brick. Charlotte hopped right up and looks like she's staying put!
Placing bricks in cool water will help chickens cool down by perching on them.
This is a Grrrrrr8 idea ! ! ! Chicken standing on brick in water to cool off! Brick absorbs water. KEEPS CHICKENS COOLED OFF IN HOT WEATHER!
This is my chicken water feeder that I made that keeps the water fresh without making a mess and keeps the flies out.
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This is my chicken water feeder that I made that keeps the water fresh without making a mess and keeps the flies out. #chickens #chooks #chicken-coop #chicken-nipples
Make a big chicken scooper! … Chicken Coop Bedding: Sand, the Litter Superstar
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5 Tips for a Cleaner Coop with Less Effort! -- Community Chickens
Fakta - Make a litter scoop for sand bedding with hardware cloth and a garden rake. The Chicken Chick: Chicken Coop Bedding: Sand, the Litter Superstar
The Chicken Chick®: 5 Tips for a Cleaner Coop with Less Effort Use sand instead of pine shavings. Convert compost /mulch fork into worlds largest kitty litter scoop with fine mesh hardware cloth.
Make a big chicken scooper! … Chicken Coop Bedding: Sand, the Litter Superstar; tip on using pelletized lime to freshen up the sand in the run
Chicken Coop Bedding: Sand, the Litter Superstar
Stealth Survival: Prepping Projects - Temporary Chicken Coop lattice keeps predators from digging in