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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ's) of raising a flock of BackYard Chickens.
Large Coops Page: 3
Jon Adams' Chicken Coopchickns' Coopbrandibaby23's Coophappymorrows's Coop Pallet CoopBarred Rocker's Coopjacobsenbd's CoopThe Coop aka Taj Mahal
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The Chicken Shack and Run
The Feather Hut
Coop at Witt's End
Farmer Cluck Had Some Chickensbsb's Coop Minnesota CoopponchiepeepsDH's CoopK8tieCat's CoopOur Chicken Coop
BYC Page Creation Tool
BYC has an amazing community ofl 63,080... no wait... 63,081... oh... now it is 68,082 tremendously smart and experienced members. We've got a great forum, but a forum isn't always the best way to organize helpful information.
For this reason we've created the BackYardChickens.com "BYC Page Creation" tool.
This will give you the ability to use a slick editor to create your own pages to share with the world. One of the most common uses for this great tool is for...
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Welcome to BackYardChickens.com website!
There are a ton of exciting new features and areas of the site for you to explore. To help get started we suggest you watch this video that walks through the main parts of the site, especially the forum:
Video "How To" Demo of Using BYC:
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Book - Chicken Health for Dummies
My name is Rob Ludlow & I'm the owner of BYC and co-author of the books: Raising Chickens for Dummies and Building Chicken Coops for Dummies.
My wife, two daughters and I live in a pretty urban / suburban area of the San Francisco Bay Area. We're limited to a handful of chickens but are glad we can raise a small flock of egg machines in our own backyard!
Here's a picture of our family with a couple of our hens:
Here are a few more pics of our family and our chickens (click...
Small Coops Page: 2
Mini Coop Single Coop
Perrydice Chicken Tractor
The Pollo Club
Small Coop Tutorial
The Bed & Breakfast
swimmom's Coop DazeGoneBy's CoopSilkie Chalet Dog House Design
rbrink21's CoopCoop Buildnhammer's CoopBest Chicken Coop 4 to 12
Harvester Egg Farm
Little Red Hen Coop
Chic Urban Chicken Living
The Hen Haven
Chicken CoopEileenB's Cooplxlzbaca's...
Baby chicks can be a wonderful part of any family. Unfortunately every year thousands of the chicks don't receive the care they need.
Paradise Valley Arizona Chicken Ordinance
Are Chickens Allowed in this locationYesMax Chickens Allowed20Roosters AllowedNoPermit RequiredNoCoop RestrictionsYes-80 feet from residenceCity/Organization Contact nameCity of PhoenixAdditional InformationParidise Valley is not incorporated as such, and therefore falls under the City of Phoenix municipal code. HOWEVER- there are PV codes which outlined by PV which prohibit the keeping of poultry, livestock, and horses in R-10 residental districts....
Below are a few tools to help you spread the word and help achieve our goal of A Chicken In Every Yard!
There are many reasons to raise chickens in your backyard, but here are a few of the most frequently expressed reasons people raise chickens:
Chickens are easy, inexpensive pets when compared to most other pets.
1 Bag of Layer feed lasts a month for many backyard flocks
They mature much quicker than most other pets
No housebreaking required
Its easy to have more than one!
Hens will produce eggs that are fresh and nutritious, not to mention great tasting. Backyard eggs are also much...
Large Coops Page: 2
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rchucks's CoopDDRLonghorns's CoopSweeChee's CoopCamsCluckinChicks's Coop WestTexasFarmboy's Coopyellowjacket's CoopBreeder Barn PensOur Coop
chixrus's CoopBayouPoules's CoopClutch Hutch silkie-man's Med. Custom CoopThe Chicken ExperienceChicken MansionDr.Doorlock's Coop
Gregg's Eggs' Coop
Medium Coops Page: 2
CoopDelisle's CoopMaran Pallet Coopbalticbabe's CoopDj's Chicken Coop Mahal
The Barn CoopGarage City Coopridelots24's CoopTerri's Coop
Chicken Coop DeluxeBlaine's Chicken CoopCity Biddy Hen HouseThe Henway BuckMann Farm's CoopFort ThomasCoop PageJohn Hartman's Coop
hcarlsonlewis's Coopjosh-n-tiff's Coop4x8 Chicken Coop PlansBatteryMan's Coop Knowing Happiness's CoopFeathered Landings's Coopblueberrychickens's CoopHoosierchickens's Coop
1 cup butter (divided)
1 onion, minced
1 tbsp garlic, minced
1 (15-oz.) can tomato sauce
3 cups heavy cream
2 tsp. salt
1 tsp. cayenne pepper
1 tsp. garam masala
1 1/2 lb. chicken breast - boneless, skinless, cut into bite sized chunks
2 tbsp vegetable oil
2 tbsp tandoori masala
Melt a few tablespoons of butter in a skillet over medium heat. Stir in onion and garlic, and cook slowly until the onion caramelizes to a dark brown, about 15 minutes....
1 or so lb. cooked and shredded chicken (boiled is easiest)
1 can diced green chilies
1 can cream of mushroom soup
1 or so cup shredded cheese, as desired
black olives, as desired
5-10 tortillas - corn or flour, as desired (# used depends on tortilla size)
1/2 or so cup red taco or enchilada sauce
1/2 or so cup shredded cheese
green enchilada or taco sauce
Spray casserole dish w/non-stick spray. Combine top 5 ingredients in a large bowl. Spoon...