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

  1. jerseychicken

    jerseychicken Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 28, 2013
    New Jersey
    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

    Mar 15, 2010
    On the MN prairie.
    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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