Articles from CAChickenNewbee

Welcome to my chicken story. I saw an article in Sunset Magazine almost 2 years ago on raising backyard chickens and it got me thinking about the chickens we had when I was in grade school. I started researching chickens and found BYC.com. That led to many lost weekend days, just lurking on the message boards....and also, I am convinced, is the source of my "chicken addiction". After almost a year of trying to convince my husband that this was a great idea, and months of drawing plans...
Welcome to our coop page. We got so many ideas from this forum. Thanks to all who share so freely! We just finished this coop last weekend, Sept 5, 2010. We’re located in a semi-rural area(just outside of suburbia), east of San Diego, and needed a coop that would provide safety for our chickens as well as good ventilation – we’re not so much worried about the cold, but it can get pretty hot here in the summers (100deg+). We don’t have many predators, but worry about stray dogs,...
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