Category Archive: Raising Livestock

All post related to raising livestock

May 21

Get The Scoop on Healthy Homesteading Animal Manure

Homesteaders need to get the full scoop on healthy homesteading animal manure to enrich and boost microorganisms in garden soil. Renewing exhausted soil may seem like a daunting task but the complete cycle of raising livestock and growing food gives us a naturally made fertilizer to blend in garden soil. Cows, horses, sheep, pigs and …

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May 17

Tiny Little Homesteading Serama Bantam Chickens

Tiny little homesteading Serama Bantam chickens are the tiniest breed of chickens that came from a place called Kelantan in Malaysia. These birds are a result of a cross between Japanese and Malaysian bantam chickens. These chickens have been developed over time and the person responsible to develop their modern breed is Mr. Wee Yea …

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May 15

Homesteading Chicken Coop Mansion

Come take a tour of this amazing homesteading chicken coop mansion that has an automatic door opener, attached chain link chicken run, nesting boxes and a elevated roost. The creative homestead builders used quite a bit of recycled materials but it was not exactly inexpensive to build. There is a breakdown of the materials list …

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May 09

Chicken Coop Construction and Building Guidelines Questions Answered

Homesteaders that are pondering chicken coop construction and building guidelines will be thrilled to read about these questions answered. Chickens need a safe predator proof place to call home, get warm/stay cool, rest for the evening, lay eggs and have camaraderie of other hens. When building a chicken coop that prompts good health for your …

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May 07

How to Add Herbs Into Raising Homesteading Chickens

This in depth method of how to add herbs into raising homesteading chickens shares how it improves their health, fends of diseases and makes their eggs taste better. Adding herbs to a chicken’s diet and environment reduces issues such as internal worms, external parasites, protein deficiency or having no egg-bound hens. A frugal homesteader gives …

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Apr 25

How to Help a Sick Homesteading Chicken

Learning how to help a sick homesteading chicken can be an intimidating situation so helpful knowledge from other experienced homesteader is priceless. Homesteading is had work and not for the faint of heart but raising chickens almost makes up for it, lol. When one of your precious flock is sick, it seems like the world …

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