Category Archive: Raising Livestock

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Jun 30

How To Build A-frame Rabbit Hutches

This is a nice tutorial for building A-frame rabbit hutches. These are made from wood but you could use pvc or metal for the frames. The hutches are sitting on wood frames and are predator proof. The rabbit has an open area to get fresh air and go potty and then it has am enclosed …

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Jun 27

Common Brooder and Chicken Coop Bedding Materials

Many homesteaders enjoy raising chickens and finding common brooder and chicken coop bedding materials can sometimes be a challenge. Raising chickens is something that is quite fun for you and your family. You can save a lot of money on eggs, and chicken meat if you so choose, by getting a few chickens and raising …

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Jun 25

Toxic Plants to Keep Away from Homesteading Animals

This in depth look into 50 toxic plants to keep away from homesteading livestock animals is a great way to educate yourself into making your homestead a safe place. Animals often aren’t aware of plants that are poisonous, just as most humans aren’t aware of the difference between edible mushrooms and poisonous ones. A lot …

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Jun 22

Homesteading Chores and Their Daily Challenge

This peek shares how homesteading chores and their daily challenge can be both challenging and rewarding. While you have the privilege of enjoying a healthier lifestyle as compared to a more sedentary corporate, urban lifestyle, the real challenge of homesteading lies in being able to maintain a healthy balance with your family, kids, pets, livestock, …

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Jun 18

Supplement Homesteading Chicken Feed with Veggie Scraps

Creating supplement homesteading chicken feed with veggie scraps is a win/win situation for both the homesteader and the chicken flock. Happier healthy chickens create better tasting eggs, it is just a fact. Being a part of a family that has chicken in the back yard, we have learned over time ways to cut costs. Part …

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Jun 18

Homesteading Chickens Working a Compost Pile

A partnership of hard working homesteading chickens that love working a compost pile is a winning situation for any homesteader. Being a keeper of chickens within the city you find creative ways to raise, feed, and clean up after your beloved chickens. My family and I are not raising chickens for profit, merely for the …

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