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Add Garlic to Chickens feed to boots immune systems, control mites, lice, ticks & other parasites. Interesting!

Add Garlic to Chickens feed to boots immune systems, control mites, lice, ticks & other parasites. Interesting!

PoultryDVM - Winterizing your Chicken Coop

CHICKEN CRACK BOTTLES Use a 1/2" 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.

20+ Winter Boredom Busters for Backyard Chickens!

Snowy, sub-zero winter weather, hurricanes or severe weather of any type present challenges for chicken keepers and their flocks. Whenever chickens are suddenly confined to spaces smaller than they ordinarily enjoy, boredom and behavioral problems such as feather picking, and egg-eating can resu ...

Mind Your Dirt Urban Backyard Chicken Costs Pinterest Infographic. The actual costs and 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! Check it out! Also, enjoy this awesome pinterest infographic that my girlfriend made!

Backyard Chicken Eggonomics: How Much Does it Really Cost to Raise Chickens?

I’ve found that this is a question I’m often asked when I tell people that I raise backyard chickens. How much does it cost in dollars as well as time? So I decided to start taking note…

Get your eggs to go with this easy chicken coop backyard hack. #backyardbetter

Build a Chicken Coop - Free Project Plan

Get your eggs to go with this easy chicken coop backyard hack. #backyardbetter

Chicken Toy Idea -you can buy this at the Dollar Store in the Toy area

chicken toys ??

My chickens found a hair band or a pony tail holder, they played keep away with that thing forever! I took it away, afraid they might try to eat it. I guess...

OP: 'This is brilliant. Now I just have to get the ducks to stop eating my plants.' And I'll have to train my ducks to go to bed without being told every night... Still a very clever idea.

VEG Design Solutions, Part One: the Chicken/Fox Filter - The Permaculture Research Institute

by Dan Palmer, Very Edible Gardens When designing edible gardens, a site-specific problem will often crop up. One of the most enjoyable aspects of permaculture design for us is devising site-specific

10 Best Egg Laying Chicken Breeds (up to 300 per Year!)

10 Best Egg Laying Chicken Breeds (up to 300 per Year!)

Make sure you're not raising the wrong hen. Here's 10 of the best egg laying chicken breeds that will give you up to 300 eggs per year.

Try a Wheatgrass Wagon - Jennifer plants wheatgrass seeds in the wagon, rolls it out into the sun, and eight days later the hens have a lush lawn to feed on.

Backyard Chicken Coop Ideas

Get inspiration from HGTV for your own chicken coop on this urban chicken coop tour.

Make sure your chicken coop has everything it needs to keep your hens happy, healthy, and safe!

Chicken Coop Necessities: 6 Things Your Coop Must Have

Make sure your chicken coop has everything it needs to keep your hens happy, healthy, and safe!

Treat your chickens to an easy-to-use and low-maintenance home that never has to leave your backyard! Check out Fix.com's plans for a chicken tractor!

The Chicken Tractor: A Mobile Chicken Coop

Treat your chickens to an easy-to-use and low-maintenance home that never has to leave your backyard! Check out Fix.com's plans for a chicken tractor!

Fresh Eggs Daily: DIY Chicken Feed Supplement Canister Organization

Fresh Eggs Daily: DIY Chicken Feed Supplement Canister Organization

12 Perennials to Plant for Free Chicken Food

12 Perennials to Plant for Free Chicken Food - Reformation Acres

Grow these 12 perennials as edible landscaping that will create free chicken food, shade, and shelter from overhead predators for your flock.

How to Raise Chickens Cheaply - Small budget? No Problem. Tips for raising chickens on a budget.

How to Raise Chickens Cheaply - Small budget? No Problem.

How to Raise Chickens Cheaply - Small budget? No Problem. Tips for raising chickens on a budget.

Life Hacks - 40+ Boredom Busters for Chickens and Chicks

Life Hacks - 40+ Boredom Busters for Chickens and Chicks

We speak highly of free ranging on this blog. There are so many benefits for the chickens and for your feed bills, but the truth of the matter is that free ranging is not always possible for many flock owners. Whether one lives in a suburban setting or a rural setting with plentiful predators, there are many situations where flocks must be kept in limited spaces. Recent studies on chicken intelligence (yes - money has been spent on this, apparently) have determined that chickens are as…