I am constantly tempted to feed our chickens table scraps. I hate throwing things in the trash, so it seems logical to me that I can divert some of our half-eaten meals to the ladies in the backyar…
The Best Herbs For Chickens To Eat? These Are Them (Plus One For First Aid!)…
Here's our chickens & ducks raised bed in action! We planted @treats4chickens "Run Replacer" inside and built a forage frame to lay on top so the plants will grow through the chicken fence but the birds won't be able to access the roots to scratch and peck them away! It works so well, the birds love it & provides some good entertainment for the backyard flocks! Save 10% at checkout "LADYBUG10"
How to Keep Your Chickens Entertained & 3 DIY Toys! - Part 2
What color does your chicken lay? Amercauna, easter egger, salmon faverolle, barred rock, black copper Maran chickens. “I decided to lay out which chicken laid what color in case anyone was wondering. #eggs #eggcolors #dscolor”
Egg holder - great idea. Can use this idea with regular egg cartons and label each row with the day of the week.
Poop scoop. 2 inches of coarse sand in the coop. You’d be surprised at how this eliminates the smell! And I only scoop twice a week – still no smell. Twice a year – January and again in July – I take out all the sand and start over. During the July cleaning, I pick a hot day to scrub it down with soap and water… and the earlier the better, so it has time to dry before I replace the sand. No one will ever know I have chickens.
How To Build A Mobile Chicken Coop http://www.rodalesorganiclife.com/garden/how-to-build-a-mobile-chicken-coop?cid=NL_YourOrganicLife_-_082216_Chicken_Article