Poultry/Chicken App Recommendations

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by Heltor Chasca, Feb 21, 2016.

  1. Heltor Chasca

    Heltor Chasca New Egg

    Feb 21, 2016
    Can anyone recommend an app for iPads etc for me to manage my flock?

    I'm interested in casually monitoring the outlay of food, egg production and if possible the individual bird comparison. I have a small flock and I'm only expecting their egg sales to cover the cost of their food.

    Many thanks...b

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  2. chicklover 1998

    chicklover 1998 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 30, 2015
    Welcome to BYC, not an app but you can use google sheets and set it up so you can find averages per hen, eggs per week/month/year etc. per bird.
  3. AuntNomi

    AuntNomi Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 13, 2015
    Callahan, Florida!
    I use FlockPlenty. It is great, I love it. You add all members of your flock, their hatch dates, breed, a picture, and whatever other noted you need to add. It has a diary tab where you track eggs and feed each day, any notes you wanna add, as well as pictures of that day. So I add my pic of the eggs and a screen shot of my weather app. It also has an accounting tab where you add in your sales and expenses and it calculates everything for you. It also has a reports tab. The guy that made it is actually here on BYC also. I will look and see if I can find his name incase youd like to have it for any questions. But I highly recommend this app.
  4. Heltor Chasca

    Heltor Chasca New Egg

    Feb 21, 2016
    Thank you. AuntNomi: I'm giving your app a whirl. Could you tell me if the app will sync across devices?

    Many thanks. Only a few more days and I'll have some new members to add o the database ;)
  5. uzisuzuki

    uzisuzuki Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 30, 2014
    I don't think Flock Plenty syncs across platforms because there's no login to use it. However, I know that the person who created and updates the app has been active on these boards so maybe that might be a suggestion for them?

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