Chicken coop cinder block "heater": cinder block that has a stepping stone on the top as a cover. Inside one cavity of the cinder block I added a light bulb. The light bulb puts off just enough heat to keep the concrete block warm. The waterer then sits on top of the concrete and keeps it just warm enough not to freeze.

Chicken coop cinder block "heater": cinder block that has a stepping stone on the top as a cover. Inside one cavity of the cinder block I added a light bulb. The light bulb puts off just enough heat to keep the concrete block warm. The waterer then sits on top of the concrete and keeps it just warm enough not to freeze.

Simply strategies for helping your flock cope with the summer heat.  How to Keep your Flock Cool this Summer -- Community Chickens

Simply strategies for helping your flock cope with the summer heat. How to Keep your Flock Cool this Summer -- Community Chickens


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Great homemade PVC pipe feeder for the chicken coop! Food funnels in from both ends.

Easy Backyard Chicken Coop Plans

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 .

Easy Backyard Chicken Coop Plans

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 .

DIY chicken feeder out of PVC pipe! Cool if we ever get a home with land so I can have chickens.

DIY chicken feeder out of PVC pipe! Cool if we ever get a home with land so I can have chickens.

Chicken water/coop heater: Pavers + heat lamp mounted to  scrap piece of 2x4, cover with upside down terracotta pot + saucer, then water (secured with hang chain). BRILLIANT! Constructing this next weekend. #chickens

Chicken water/coop heater: Pavers + heat lamp mounted to scrap piece of 2x4, cover with upside down terracotta pot + saucer, then water (secured with hang chain). BRILLIANT! Constructing this next weekend. #chickens

DIY Hole Chicken Watering Station | Easy To Build Chicken Watering Station Ideas

Easy To Build Chicken Watering Station Ideas

Add Garlic to Chickens feed to boots immune systems, control mites, lice, ticks & other parasites. Interesting!

Add Garlic to Chickens feed to boots immune systems, control mites, lice, ticks & other parasites. Interesting!

Clean coop tips-I saw this in hard copy months ago then couldn't remember where I read it!  Have been looking for this especially for the "hammock" under the roosts.  Brilliant.

An inspiringly clean chicken coop

Clean coop tips-I saw this in hard copy months ago then couldn't remember where I read it! Have been looking for this especially for the "hammock" under the roosts. Brilliant.

Raised watering system with river rock around it to keep it clean for the chickens! pinned with Pinvolve - pinvolve.co

An inspiringly clean chicken coop

Raised watering system with river rock around it to keep it clean for the chickens! pinned with Pinvolve - pinvolve.co

Grazing frames for chickens in small spaces. Tutorial. "Your chickens can snack on the green tips, and the frame protects the roots so that the grass survives to grow another day."

Grazing frames for chickens in small spaces. Tutorial. "Your chickens can snack on the green tips, and the frame protects the roots so that the grass survives to grow another day."

Add a dust bath Ash and sand make great dust bath!

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