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Housing & Feeding Your Flock

This is a list of everything you can feed a chicken. Anything on this list is worth a try.
Everyone who has a small flock of chickens should raise mealworms, not because chickens need them, but because they love them.
Using Sand as a floor covering in my coops has been one of the BEST decisions I have made in terms of how to properly care for my chickens; open-air coops is the other.
Why is ventilation such a big deal? Because chickens are amazing producers of moisture, ammonia and heat, that's why.
Uses for an using Diatomaceous Earth (DE)
A chicken that is not provided with adequate enrichment and mental stimulation will be more inclined towards problem behaviors. Feather pecking, bullying, egg eating and even cannibalism are...
What is important is how much space is available when they need it. Whether that space in in your coop, coop and run, or they sleep in trees and totally free range doesn’t matter...
It’s common for people to give their chickens light in the winter, or even all year round. Some chicken-owners aren’t so sure. Here’s a look at both sides to help you make a decision.
Gardening with chickens can be a pleasure as well as a frustration and challenge. Here is a list of plants from my garden (USDA zone 9 - 10/ Sunset zone 22) that I have had success with my...
One of the most important aspects of hygiene is providing adequate ventilation.
A guide to feeding your backyard chicken flock
DIY automatic pop hole opener
A guide to common coop and brooder bedding materials
Here I will explain, in detail, the three basic requirements in order to have all these types of poultry living together happily under the same roof.
I've been at this "chickens and gardens" thing for a couple of years now and I have to say that my garden has never looked better, and I believe chickens have made the difference.
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