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 we don't speak of it at the water cooler at work, but we do here in the chicken world because it is important. The appearance of chickens' droppings are often one of the first signs of disease and illness. It is not as important to memorize Urban Chickens, Chickens And Roosters, Pet Chickens, Chickens Backyard, Bantam Chickens, Backyard Beekeeping, Backyard Birds, Rabbits, Chicken Life

What’s the Scoop on Chicken Poop? The digestive system examined.

Chicken poop; we don't speak of it at the water cooler at work, but we do here in the chicken world because it can be one of the first signs of disease and illness. It's not important to memorize every affliction that can cause a chicken's droppings to be abnormal as it is to be a ...

To encourage your chickens to drink in hot weather fill a dish with ice water & dump in black oil sunflower seeds. They drink as they go for the seed. I think one of the chickens is suspicious. Backyard Chicken Coops, Backyard Farming, Chickens Backyard, Diy Chicken Feeder, Chicken Coop Pallets, Chicken Garden, Keeping Chickens, Raising Chickens, How To Raise Chickens

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To encourage your chickens to drink in hot weather fill a dish with ice water and dump in black oil sunflower seeds. They drink as they go for the seed.

Chicken Coop - CHICKEN TREATS This is a list of everything you can feed a chicken. However, everybodys. Building a chicken coop does not have to be tricky nor does it have to set you back a ton of scratch. Chicken Toys, Chicken Treats, Best Chicken Coop, Chicken Lady, Backyard Chicken Coops, Building A Chicken Coop, Chicken Houses, City Chicken, Chicken Garden

Chicken Treat Chart—the Best Treats for Backyard Chickens

CHICKEN TREATS This is a list of almost everything you can feed a chicken. However, everybody's chickens have their own tiny brains full of likes and...

Train your chickens to come when called! Simple method to get your chickens to come running every time you call them! Raising Backyard Chickens, Keeping Chickens, Pet Chickens, Backyard Farming, Urban Chickens, Bantam Chickens, Hatching Chickens, Diy Chicken Coop Plans, Building A Chicken Coop

Train your chickens to come when called!

How to train your chickens to come when called! Using treats, you should be able to train your chickens in about a week.

Chicken Coop - Learn how to clean your chicken coop naturally to promote a healthy flock that lays large abundant eggs year round. via /SLcountrygal/ Building a chicken coop does not have to be tricky nor does it have to set you back a ton of scratch. Chicken Barn, Chicken Coup, Best Chicken Coop, Backyard Chicken Coops, Building A Chicken Coop, Chicken Runs, Chickens Backyard, Chicken Life, Simple Chicken Coop

Follow these easy steps to clean your chicken coop safely

Clean your coop with natural products to ensure your flock is healthy and lays large abundant eggs. A step by step guide to cleaning out the chicken coop.

Keeping backyard chickens is certainly not something that suits everyone. But once you made the decision and got your first chooks laying their fresh and delicious eggs there is no looking back! Herbal Remedies, Health Remedies, Home Remedies, Keeping Chickens, Raising Chickens, Organic Gardening, Gardening Tips, Vegetable Gardening, Permaculture Garden

Is Keeping Backyard Chickens For You?

Keeping backyard chickens is certainly not something that suits everyone. But once you made the decision and got your first chooks laying their fresh and delicious eggs there is no looking back!

Building A DIY Chicken Coop If you've never had a flock of chickens and are considering it, then you might actually enjoy the process. It can be a lot of fun to raise chickens but good planning ahead of building your chicken coop w Portable Chicken Coop, Chicken Coop Plans, Building A Chicken Coop, Diy Chicken Coop, Chicken Garden, Pet Ducks, Baby Ducks, Backyard Ducks, Chickens Backyard

How to raise friendly ducks!

How to raise friendly ducks, that actually like to be held! It's easy to raise friendly ducks that enjoy spending time with you if you follow these 6 tips!

often should you collect eggs? How often should you collect eggs from the coop? Article from How often should you collect eggs from the coop? Chicken Garden, Chicken Life, Chicken Runs, Chicken Houses, Farm Chicken, Small Chicken, Fresh Chicken, Keeping Chickens, Raising Chickens

How often should you collect eggs?

Many people keep backyard chickens just for eggs. How often should you collect hens eggs from the coop? What happens if you don't collect eggs often enough?

Chicken Coop - Best Chicken Breeds: 12 Types of Hens that Lay Lots of Eggs Building a chicken coop does not have to be tricky nor does it have to set you back a ton of scratch. Keeping Chickens, Raising Chickens, Types Of Chickens, Different Breeds Of Chickens, Backyard Farming, Chickens Backyard, Backyard Chicken Coops, Backyard Landscaping, Building A Chicken Coop

Chickens for Karen

My dear husband, Jim, has agreed to build me a chicken coop for my birthday; which is coming up very soon on April 12. Meanwhile, I ha...

Here are 10 reasons to raise Black Australorp chickens! If you are looking into chicken breeds you should stop and take a look at this one. They are friendly, gentle, go broody easily, they are great mothers, great layers and more! Types Of Chickens, Keeping Chickens, Raising Chickens, Different Breeds Of Chickens, Raising Goats, Australorp Chicken, Black Australorp, Raising Farm Animals, Raising Ducks

10 Reasons to Raise Black Australorp Chickens

If you are considering Black Australorp chickens, let me share with you why I think you should give them a try. This is why you should raise Australorps...

I will always use lights in the chicken coop and it has nothing to do with eggs! Northern winters are cold, dark, and miserable. Find out why and how I use lights in the coop for healthier birds all winter long. Chicken Coop Designs, Diy Chicken Coop Plans, Portable Chicken Coop, Best Chicken Coop, Backyard Chicken Coops, Building A Chicken Coop, Chicken Runs, Backyard Poultry, Backyard Farming

Why I use Lights in the Chicken Coop

I will always use lights in the chicken coop and it has nothing to do with eggs! Northern winters are cold, dark, and miserable. Find out why and how I use lights in the coop for healthier birds all winter long.

 At the point when Hubby Designed Our New Chicken Coop For Our New Homestead, He Designed It To Fit 30 Chickens. It Was A Large Roaming Space Underneath Because We Get A Lot Of Snow During The Winter Months. Diy Chicken Coop D Diy Chicken Coop Plans, Chicken Coop Designs, Backyard Chicken Coops, Chickens Backyard, Types Of Chickens, Raising Chickens, Cedar Shakes, Chicken Breeds, Homesteading

Backyard Chicken Coop with Cedar Shake Siding

Our backyard chicken coop was a DIY chicken coop with cedar shake siding. Come and see how we did our chicken coop siding

A recycled pallet chicken run is a good way to create more space for your hens to peck. This easy chicken coop extension is a cheap & easy DIY pallet fence. Chicken Fence, Chicken Coop Pallets, Easy Chicken Coop, Portable Chicken Coop, Backyard Chicken Coops, Chicken Runs, Chickens Backyard, Chicken Run Ideas Diy, Urban Chicken Coop

Pallet Chicken Run: DIY Pallet Fence Extension for the Flock (With Pics)

A recycled pallet chicken run is a good way to create more space for your hens to peck. This easy chicken coop extension is a cheap & easy DIY pallet fence.

Are your chickens suffering from the heat? How do you keep chickens cool in the summer? We've got it all answered in this cool and breezy post. Portable Chicken Coop, Best Chicken Coop, Chicken Feed, Building A Chicken Coop, Chicken Eggs, Chicken Coops, Chicken Life, Summer Chicken, Farm Chicken

Are Your Chickens Hot? 5 Quick Tips to Keep Chickens Cool in the Summer

It's summer, and boy is it hot. We know you're hot, but how about your chickens? How do you keep chickens cool when the summer heat won't let up?

Building a Chicken Coop Growing fodder and sprouting grains is a great way to reduce the feed bill! Grow some for your chickens for winter! Building a chicken coop does not have to be tricky nor does it have to set you back a ton of scratch. Portable Chicken Coop, Backyard Chicken Coops, Diy Chicken Coop, Chickens Backyard, Backyard Coop, Chicken Feeders, Keeping Chickens, Raising Chickens, Raising Goats

Fodder for the Laying Hens - Country Living in a Cariboo Valley

Fodder - it's easy to grow and you can feed chickens all winter long by growing your own grains. Here's how to grow your own fodder.

Your chickens need the right foods if you want them to lay eggs all year long. It takes a lot of extra nutrition to produce a new egg every day. Chicken Eating, Chicken Feed, Healthy Chicken, Chicken Coops, Keeping Chickens, Raising Chickens, New Egg, Goat Farming, Hobby Farms

5 Things To Feed Your Chickens So They Lay Eggs All Year

Your chickens need the right foods if you want them to lay eggs all year long. It takes a lot of extra nutrition to produce a new egg every day. In this vide...