Articles from gpguy

Well, I decided I wanted to try and raise a flock of chickens. I needed to get a coop. I spent a lot of time looking around at the prefabricated coops and decided I could build one better and for less money. Well I have bumbled a little along the way building this thing. I have learned quite a bit from looking at other peoples builds. I will point out things that I have changed along the way. I hope that someone will learn some things from my mistakes and maybe spark some ideas in others. I...
So a few months ago I decided I wanted to try my hand at raising chickens. I had talked to my wife about it and "we" (she) decided it might be best to wait. So I bided my time, and researched what I could in my spare time. I decided I wanted Rhode Island Reds, I was like eggs and meat, perfect. I can do this! So I spent time talking to the wife and eventually convinced her. We went to TSC and looked at thier selection of chicks. Low and behold they had the birds I wanted. TSC was running a...
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