Category Archive: Raising Livestock

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Sep 27

Feeding Root Vegetables to your Chickens

Find out which root vegetables you can safely feed to your chicken and which should be avoided. Fresh Eggs Daily shares which and why there are some you can’t feed to your chickens. If you like to feed your chickens from the garden so you can provide fresh produce you don’t have to stop when …

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Sep 27

Gardening For Chickens

Have you ever thought of gardening for your chickens, basically adding a few extra plants in your garden to supplement your chicken diet? If you have enough garden space, I would encourage you to plant extra vegetables and fruit to add extra nutrition beyond commercial chicken feed. Do you have fruit trees on your homestead, …

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Sep 23

Chicken Egg Incubation Terms and Definitions Decoded

Learning the meanings of chicken egg incubation terms and definitions and decoding them properly can help homesteaders who are tackling the procedures of 21 days from egg to chicken! Hatching chicken eggs at home can be one of the most rewarding parts of raising chickens which requires good planning, dedication, flexibility and observation skills.

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Sep 22

How To Build A Safe Place For Injured Chicken Within A Coop

This step by step tutorial of How To Build A Safe Place For Injured Chicken Within A Coop creates a safe place for an injured chicken to recuperate as she heals without the other chickens pecking at her. Chickens can prey upon the weak, hurting an injured chicken even further. By building a safe place …

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Sep 18

Easy Clean Duck Pond

If you have ducks check out this easy clean duck pond idea. He took a kiddie pool and made a hole for drainage that he seals with a cork. Built some timber pieces to hold it up and then when it needs cleaned he just pulls the plug and it drains into a makeshift septic …

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Sep 16

Dollar Store Chicken Supplies

If you have chickens you may find this very useful. Here is a list of ten items you can buy at the dollar store that you can use for your chickens. Rasing chickens for eggs, meat or both can get expensive, Murano Chicken Farm shops for their chickens at the dollar store and shares the …

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