How to Keep Chickens Cool in Summer Heat - Attainable Sustainable®
Looking for a way to keep your chickens cool in the summertime heat? Here are some ideas for you!
The Cheapest Way To Feed Livestock - Even During Hard Times - Off The Grid News
The practice of growing your own fodder has been around for generations. In recent years, though, there has been a resurgence of it due to the rising costs of feeds and hay, and the severe climates now normally seen every winter and summer. More and more farmers, both small homesteaders and big ranchers alike, are ...
What Herbs Keep Chickens Healthy? - Timber Creek Farm
Can herbs keep chickens healthy? Does herb use increase the immune response in the flock? The answer to both questions appears to be, yes! Chickens love herbs, so dosing them with these natural compounds is an easy task.
Why Your Backyard Chickens Will Love Sand in Their Coop
Sand is becoming a very common coop bedding. It's easy to see why. Sand has so many benefits. When used properly, I think it's the perfect bedding.
Converting Coop Area from Pine Shavings to Sand, Suggestions wanted!
So this is my coop, and on the left is the actual "coop" the right half and under the coop is the run area. In the run I already used river sand.. ...and I...
21 Best Chicken Coop Upgrades
Many options are available when you want to update your chicken coop. A lot of chicken coop upgrades you may want to do are really simple and inexpensive.
16 Ridiculously Adorable Chicken Coops - Off Grid World
Keeping a flock of chickens is something that is hugely popular again as more and more people realize the benefits of growing/raising their own food. Chickens are pretty simple to maintain once their initial setup is complete. A chicken coop makes a great DIY project and can be made as simple or elaborate as you […]
The Best Chickens For Eggs
One of the advantages of owning a small acreage is that you can grow your own fruits and vegetables while at the same time getting fresh farm eggs from your chickens. Having chickens is a great opportunity for a family to eat healthy and for parents to...