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Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by jerseychicken, Dec 10, 2013.

  1. jerseychicken

    jerseychicken Out Of The Brooder

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    its going to be really cold tonight. can I kerp my coop light on all night for warmth?
     
  2. bobbi-j

    bobbi-j Chicken Obsessed

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    If it's just a regular light bulb, you're just wasting energy. They really don't need the heat. We're going on our second week of double-digit sub-zero temperatures, and my chickens are fine. They really do best when you allow them to acclimate naturally to the cold.
     

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