Tag Archive: Chicken

How To Clean A Chicken Coop Naturally

How To Clean A Chicken Coop Naturally In between the deep clean, I do quick interim clean, as needed. Coop cleaning doesn’t happen on any real schedule, instead I use my eyes and nose to let me know when it’s time -even a hint of any whiff of ammonia smell and it’s definitely time.  Ammonia …

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How To Make A Treadle Chicken Feeder

How To Make A Treadle Chicken Feeder Whether you have a large laying flock or just a few backyard hens, keeping them fed is a regular chore (never mind the expense), especially if the feeder isn’t weatherproof and allows rodents and wild birds access. One way to keep the feed safe from spoilage and purloin-age …

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Permanent Hoop, Chicken Coop Guide

Permanent Hoop, Chicken Coop Guide I love a great chicken coop plan and this is one of the best plans i have seen very sturdy coop and simple to build, The purpose of a chicken coop is to protect chicken from bad weather – hot, cold, wind and rain. In areas where the climate requires a chicken …

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Common Chicken Practices – Trimming Chicken Nails Tutorial

Common Chicken Practices – Trimming Chicken Nails Tutorial Chickens nails grow we all know that. They normally keep them filed down by scratching in the dirt for all those yummy bugs and worms. The rough particles act like sandpaper and file the nails down bit by bit as they scratch and dig in the dirt. It is …

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How To Build An Automatic Chicken Waterier

How To Build An Automatic Chicken Waterier Chickens require clean drinking water, which may seem easy enough to do. But there are choices in how you deliver water to chickens .Chickens need constant access to fresh, clean water as well as feed. You should never limit their access to water or restrict it in any way. If …

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100s of Free Chicken Coop Ideas

100s of Free Chicken Coop Ideas Your birds will need a chicken coop tailored specifically to the needs of your flock and your space. You’ll need to determine how many chickens you can comfortably house, whether you will need a large or small chicken coop, and what style best suits your space and your personal preferences. The surge in …

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DIY Chicken Coop Made From Pallets

DIY Chicken Coop Made From Pallets Chickens are great little birds! You can get delicious fresh eggs and the satisfaction of feeling like a farmer. And as long as you don’t have a rooster, they will be a good way to make friends with the neighbors. Everyone loves fresh food! Pallet projects are a big …

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8 Chicken Breeds You Should Own & Why

8 Chicken Breeds You Should Own & Why Not all chickens are the same! See what the 8 Best Chicken Breeds you should own to get maximum egg laying and meat production for your homestead. If you already have chickens you may want to read this pretty awesome article, you may have the wrong breed of chicken for …

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