Category Archive: Chickens

2990+ Free Chicken Coop Designs

2990+ Free Chicken Coop Designs Are you thinking about getting chickens this year? Confused about what you want as a coop? I have found the mother load of coop designs for you all. Almost 3000 FREE Chicken Coop Ideas 🙂 I personally am not aloud to keep chickens because of zoning issues in my town… unfortunate. …

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Easy DIY Pallet Greenhouse Or Chicken Coop

Easy DIY Pallet Greenhouse Or Chicken Coop This multi purpose DIY project can serve as a great greenhouse or chicken coop. Easy to build for a very frugal price! There are loads of garden DIY projects on the web, the difference between this and others is that this is a multi purpose garden addition, You …

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Cabinet Re-Purposed Into a Chicken Coop

Cabinet Re-Purposed Into a Chicken Coop I saw his article and had to share it with you all, you’re going to think this DIY is so cool, you’re going to have to make it for all of your chicken loving friends!. Imagine a convenient location for all of your chicken needs, that’s what this DIY …

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How To Freeze Fresh Eggs The Right Way

How To Freeze Fresh Eggs The Right Way If you own chickens you will know that they can produce more eggs that you can eat on a daily basis. Even more so when it’s warmer out. In the winter they lay less but you can still end up with a lot of eggs sitting around …

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Growing Your Own Chicken Feed the Easy Way

Growing Your Own Chicken Feed the Easy Way If you are a chicken farmer, whether commercially or just a backyard flock, you know that good quality chicken feed is anything but inexpensive.  Chances are pretty good that if you raise chickens, you also have a garden and therefore a built in workforce! There are several …

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How To Safely Preserve Fresh Eggs Without Refrigeration For Up To 9 Months

How To Safely Preserve Fresh Eggs Without Refrigeration For Up To 9 Months Store eggs without refrigeration like we did back in the day! Some say the eggs taste better when kept this way. Wanna give it a try? I already do this and will never go back to refrigerating my eggs again! We have …

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How to Raise Baby Chicks on a Budget

How to Raise Baby Chicks on a Budget If you’re on the road to self-reliance and you don’t have chickens yet, what are you waiting for? We’ve all read about the war on self-reliance. It seems like feeding yourself is becoming increasingly illegal. People are forced to rip out thriving front-yard vegetable gardens, raw milk …

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5 Awesome Methods to Preserve Eggs

5 Awesome Methods to Preserve Eggs Eggs are a common food item, bought in half cartons to cartons packed by the dozen(s). Necessary for all of your cake baking needs (and plenty of other delicious recipes too), most households carry them and use them on a daily basis. If you’re the type of person who …

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How To Raise Chickens – The Ultimate Beginner’s Guide

How To Raise Chickens – The Ultimate Beginner’s Guide One of the biggest challenges to living off the grid is having a sustainable source of food. Gardening is one way to do this, but it’s not the only way. I’m a big fan of raising chickens. The reason? Because chickens can provide you with a …

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How To Build An Amazing Chicken Coop

How To Build An Amazing Chicken Coop Backyard chicken coops continue to gain in popularity and I don’t see any signs of it slowing down. Chickens are great for the homesteader, or dare I say, even the weekend prepper and suburban survivalist, given the advantage of having a source of fresh eggs. But you must …

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