Category: Chickens

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Feeding Chicken: Different Types of Feed 

Choosing the right menu for feeding chicken can be downright frustrating, especially when you’re still green in the field of raising chickens. Even so, you don’t have to worry because that’s the primary purpose...

Chicken Coop Plans You Can Use at Home

You’re probably looking for chicken coop ideas, but what if I told you that there are tons of coop plans that will help enhance your chickens’ growth. And yes, there are many benefits to...

PVC Chicken Feeder

PVC Chicken Feeder: Step By Step Guide 

If you have tried all chicken feeders and haven’t got the results you needed, it’s time to check out the PVC chicken feeder. This is one of the feeders that will meet your needs...

homemade chicken feed

Homemade Chicken Feed: A Quick Guide

If you’re an aspiring homesteader who prefers homemade chicken feed to commercial feed, then this post is for you. Homemade chicken feed has all the nutrients necessary for your poultry’s growth. So if you...

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Homemade Duck Pond Water Homesteading Project

This Homemade Duck Pond Water Homesteading Project was made by an amazingly resourceful woman named “Jordie”. She has chickens, ducks, geese and they needed a place to cool and refresh themselves in cool water.

Tips For Keeping Your Chickens Cool in Summer Heat

Summer is one of the most exciting times of the year for chickens. This is the season when they get to enjoy more freedom from winter months and just enjoy exploring the surroundings amidst...

Predator Proofed Mobile Chicken Coop Tractor

A portable chicken coop, also called an ark or chicken tractor, is movable. It allows chickens to move to a different pasture or spot every day or as needed. According to Home Chicken Coop, ...

Chicken Breeds That are Gentle Around Kids and Good Layers

Chickens and children may not sound like the best combination. But, you might be surprised at how your whole family can have a great bonding experience with chickens. Raising a small flock of chickens...

Make a Chicken Dust Bath In an Old Barrel

Dust baths are basically the way of chicken to stay clean. The dust or fine sand keeps their feathers clean as well as helps them stay free from lice, mites, and some parasites.

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Ducks Raised to be Nice Homesteading Project

Ducks Raised to be Nice Homesteading Project is an experiment on building trust and healthy boundaries. It is possible to have loving affectionate ducks that like to be held, follow you around and allow...

Can Chickens and Honey Bees Co-Exist

Some of you might have heard that chickens and honeybees cannot coexist. It seems this myth spreads by the chicken keepers who’ve seen their birds catching and eating mice whole or battling with some...