I wasn't sure exactly where to post this but I was curious if anyone else here was into the craft. I consider myself an eclectic witch and I'd love to trade spells. I couldn't find a thread for this so I figured I would make one. Please no negative comments, I am entitled to my beliefs as much as anyone here. Ideas Blessings for coops/farms Prayers for sick chickens Spells for happy chickens Spells to make chickens lay more/less Spells for mean chickens Prayers for deceased chickens Herbal blends for chickens Any natural remedies (These could also apply to any farm animal too!) Anything you can think of! Top ten herbs for chicken keeping (from this link) Basil – antibacterial, mucous membrane health Garlic – laying stimulant, anti-fungal, benefits circulation system Lavender – stress reliever, increases blood circulation, highly aromatic, insecticide Marigolds – stress reliever, increases blood circulation, highly aromatic, insecticide Marjoram – laying stimulant, anti-inflammatory, decongestant, improves blood circulation, detoxifier Mint – insecticide and rodent repellent, antioxidant, aids in respiratory health, digestive aid, lowers body temperature naturally. Nasturtium – laying stimulant, antiseptic, antibiotic, insecticide, wormer Oregano – combats coccidia, salmonella, infectious bronchitis, avian flu, blackhead and e-Coli, strengthens immune system Parsley – high in vitamins, aids in blood vessel development, laying stimulant Sage – antioxidant, antiparasitic, general health promoter, thought to combat Salmonella 15 Herbs to Feed Your Backyard Chickens A protection spell you can use for your house/coop/etc... You will need: a cross (or other meaningful object), concentration, sunlight 1.) While holding the object, say this with an open window so sunlight can shine in. (3x) "Oh thy Lord/Goddess I call upon thee To protect my house from evil, darkness, and negativity I descend a boundary, a safe wall, around my house/coop/etc, as a shield from all evil God(ess) oh God(ess) Bless my house with your love, peace, and protection" 2.)Say a small thank you prayer.