Backyard Chicken Costs (Infographic) The actual costs & profits of raising urban backyard chickens will surprise you! The price of chicken feed and bedding is nowhere near what you can get from the eggs, manure and compost material!
So, you want to keep backyard chickens? Some lessons are painful and expensive to learn by experience, so in the hope of sparing some growing pains for those about to embark on chicken-keeping, I have(Chicken Backyard Tips)
4 Benefits of a Mixed Flock of Backyard Chickens -
20 Boredom Buster Ideas-- CHICKEN CRACK BOTTLES Use a drill bit to drill holes in empty plastic bottles, add chicken scratch (aka: chicken crack) and watch the fun break out! Provide several bottles to the flock at once to avoid conflict & fowl penalties.
How to Make Chicken Poop Into Fertilizer for Your Garden
Chicken poo, often dubbed as "black gold," is a perfect addition to make nutrient-rich, compost for your garden. Turning chicken poop into fertilizer is easy and provides a no-waste approach in your backyard homestead.
My predator-proof chicken coop DIY! I bought the Advantek Terrace coop a few months ago. Love the simple clean design. Wanted to give them a little more room to move around so I built a larger chicken (Chicken Backyard Pens)