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Lice & mites can be a big problem. Learn more about this enemy and how to keep them off your chickens.
Aesthetically appealing, easy cleaning and maintenance, & sturdy to handle those occasional tropical storm conditions here in Florida.
Why is ventilation such a big deal? Because chickens are amazing producers of moisture, ammonia and heat, that's why.
Hoop coops are known for being relatively inexpensive and easy to build.
This beautiful coop must be seen and admired. It's definitely a favorite of the community!
A gorgeous mobile chicken coop based on the plans in "Raising Chickens for Dummies" Book
If you confine your chickens to a run, you are quite likely to have a mud problem eventually...
A complete guide to everything "incubation and hatching" including handling shipped eggs.
Uses for an using Diatomaceous Earth (DE)
A list of information and Frequently Asked Questions about Marek's disease of chickens, as told from a backyard hobbyist point of view.
From Message Board member Kent in WA: "You can make free waterers and feeders for about $4. Check at your local grocery store. If they have a deli or bakery then ask for their buckets. My local Albertsons has all the free buckets you'll ever...
Although many people may say egg eating is impossible to break, and to just cull the hen, in many cases this is not true.
Avian pox is a relatively slow-spreading viral disease in birds, characterized by wart-like nodules on the skin and diphtheritic necrotic membranes lining the mouth and upper respiratory system.
Keep pests away from your chicken's food with this amazingly ingenious feeder!
This is where it all began....from a garage we tore down for materials Preasure treated wood on cinder blocks (all from garage tear down) made the floor 8X12 Raising the fist wall (5 foot walls) 2nd Wall (wall w/4 windows) Back wall (2...

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