Category Archive: Chickens

4 Awesome Methods to Preserve Eggs

4 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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5 Ways to Put Your Chickens to Work For You

5 Ways to Put Your Chickens to Work For You We all know the importance of chickens to any homestead. They are a great source of protein both in the form of meat and the eggs. There are some layer hens which lay eggs 365 days a year. But the benefits of having chickens are …

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Top 6 Poultry for Preppers

Top 6 Poultry for Preppers If you are prepping for the end of the world or about to start a homestead, poultry should be top on your list of animals to get. It isn;t just limited to chickens either. There are plenty of other poultry you should seriously consider adding to your home and in …

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8 Best Chicken Breeds For Preppers

8 Best Chicken Breeds For Preppers Not all chickens are the same! See what the 8 Best Chicken Breeds For Preppers are! If you already have chickens you may want to read this pretty awesome article, you may have the wrong breed of chicken for long term food supply if SHTF. If you are just starting …

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2416 FREE Chicken Coop Ideas

2416 FREE Chicken Coop Ideas 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. 2416 FREE Chicken Coop Ideas I personally am not aloud to keep chickens because I live in the capital of Nebraska… stupid I …

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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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How To Build a Simple Yet Awesome Backyard Chicken Coop

How To Build a Simple Yet Awesome Backyard Chicken Coop Build your own simple yet awesome chicken coop for your backyard and save hundreds of dollars. This cool DIY project could save you hundreds of dollars and get you a bigger coop for your money. The Materials Needed can be brought from any hardware store but …

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How to Grow Sprouts In A Mason Jar For You Or Your Chickens

How to Grow Sprouts In A Mason Jar For You Or Your Chickens Sprouts are great for us and our lovely chickens. They are full of nutrients and much needed sustenance. You can use sprouts in your every day foods, I prefer them in salads It gives the salad a great crunch and taste. For …

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How To Build An Amazing Chicken Coop

How To Build An Amazing Chicken Coop Having chickens is rewarding and just pure awesomeness  rolled into one. Make sure you have a great coop. Don’t spend hundreds of dollars on a pre made one. Build one! Raising chickens in your back yard can have many great benefits. Pre made chicken coops are expensive and …

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The Cost Of Raising Chickens In 2014

The Cost Of Raising Chickens In 2014 I think generally we all would like to raise chickens, either for the eggs or just as pets. Lets be honest tho, do you really know what keeping chickens costs per year? I know I didn’t until I read the amazing article from pintsizefarm.com. They go into detail how …

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