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Bee's key points to successful and safe free ranging.

By Beekissed · Aug 16, 2013 · Updated Jun 14, 2015 · ·
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  1. Chickengene
    "Good read"
    5/5, 5 out of 5, reviewed Aug 15, 2019
    I enjoy reading a well written article.
    This one kept my interest till the end.
    Good job.
  2. featheredfeet71
    "Very helpful and thorough article on free ranging."
    5/5, 5 out of 5, reviewed Aug 14, 2019
    In searching BYC for information on when to start free ranging chicks, this article came up first and answered my question perfectly. The information is complete and clearly stated. A big thumbs up to the author!
  3. honanbm
    "Fantastic, concise article"
    5/5, 5 out of 5, reviewed Aug 8, 2019
    Love this article. So much useful information in a neat, concise little package. Well stated.
    Thank you for sharing your insight.
    Beekissed likes this.
  4. SueT
    "excellent!"
    5/5, 5 out of 5, reviewed Aug 7, 2019
    this article says it all.
    no need to add anything...
    Beekissed likes this.
  5. Florida Bullfrog
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    5/5, 5 out of 5, reviewed Aug 6, 2019
    This article matches my experiences. A good dog, the right breeds, and natural cover for your chickens, go a long way towards eliminating large-scale loss to predators when free ranging.
    Beekissed likes this.
  6. boggart
    "A Good Read"
    5/5, 5 out of 5, reviewed Aug 5, 2019
    Very useful and straight to the point
    Beekissed likes this.
  7. BigBlueHen53
    "A Must-Read"
    5/5, 5 out of 5, reviewed Aug 5, 2019
    Good article, practical and pithy, full of useful information, well-organized and articulate. Will look for more from this author.
    Beekissed likes this.
  8. janiedoe
    "A great article for every chicken owner"
    5/5, 5 out of 5, reviewed Aug 5, 2019
    Excellent info. I'm glad that I read this article before allowing my hens to hatch fall chicks.
    Beekissed likes this.
  9. MROO
    "Prep for Free-Ranging - GREAT Info!"
    5/5, 5 out of 5, reviewed Jun 17, 2019
    This is a great intro to free-ranging - lots of good ideas with some personal experiences thrown in, to boot. Nicely Done!
    Beekissed likes this.
  10. Wendy Case
    "Great info!"
    5/5, 5 out of 5, reviewed Mar 5, 2019
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