PVC Chicken feeders: Cracked wheat and Corn mix - Grit - Oyster shell and a PVC feeder trough with layer crumble
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 →
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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.
Getting ready for winter, and in our area, that means that green grass won't be available for my girls soon. We are getting our fodder system all set up right now! So we are growing in a fodder system for chicken feed ~The Homesteading Hippy
Backyard Chicken Costs (Infographic) The actual costs & profits of raising urban backyard chickens will surprise you! The price of chicken feed and bedding is nowhere near what you can get from the eggs, manure and compost material!
*** SEPARATE BROODING BOX IN HENHOUSE I like the idea of a separate introduction/brooding section of the coop. New birds can see each other and get acquainted but are safe from initial territorial disputes.