Category: Chickens

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.

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 chickens …

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Cabinet Re-Purposed Into a Chicken Coop

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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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14 Common Chicken Predators and How to Protect Chickens

14 Common Chicken Predators and How to Protect Chickens - Other than diseases, predators are the biggest problem of every chicken owner. Being able to protect chickens from these predators can be tricky though.

14 Common Chicken Predators and How to Protect Your Chickens Other than diseases, predators are the biggest problem of every chicken owner. Being able to protect chickens from these predators can be tricky though. If you’re a new chicken owner, you might not notice it yet but there are many animals out there interested in having …

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10 Awesome DIY Chicken Coop Designs

10 Awesome DIY Chicken Coop Designs

10 Awesome DIY Chicken Coop Designs Now the weather is cooling off a little, I think it is time I made my hens a new home. I have had a cheap tractor supply coop for years and quite frankly it sucks! It’s too small and not very sturdy! Time to make my own because chicken …

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How To Freeze Fresh Eggs The Right Way

How To Freeze Fresh Eggs The Right Way - If you have neighbors you can sell them too that's great but a lot of us can't sell them or don't want too. So the next logical step is to try and preserve them so they last months not weeks.

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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5 Awesome Methods to Preserve Eggs

5 Awesome Methods to Preserve Eggs - Eggs are nothing like the canned veggies you buy at the grocery market – their expiration date should be heeded with serious caution as some pretty bad illnesses can be caused by rotten or expired 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 -  Heck, even for a SHTF situation, raising chickens is an awesome alternative for getting food once the grocery store shelves have run dry. As you can see, there are many benefits to learning how to raise chickens.

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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Cabinet Re-Purposed Into a Chicken Coop

Cabinet Re-Purposed Into a Chicken Coop - The compartmentalized unit has drawers for soil, straw, corn feed, and egg storage, as well as tiny curtains for the hens, since they prefer to lay eggs in the dark. Chickens need space to roam, so the unit should be placed in a backyard to give them access to the outdoors.

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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Awesome FREE Chicken Coop Plans With Photos

Awesome FREE Chicken Coop Plans With Photos— Setting up a new homestead when you're on a budget can be tough. It requires a creative spirit, scrounging ability, and some basic DIY skills. Backyard chicken coops continue to gain in popularity and I don't see any signs of it slowing down.

Awesome FREE Chicken Coop Plans With Photos Setting up a new homestead when you’re on a budget can be tough. It requires a creative spirit, scrounging ability, and some basic DIY skills. 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, …

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How To Make Chicken Sweaters To Protect Them Over Winter

How To Make Chicken Sweaters To Protect Them Over Winter

How To Make Chicken Sweaters To Protect Them Over Winter I thought I have seen everything when it comes to homesteading. I have been doing this blog for 3 years and have sen nothing like this! I personally don’t own chickens but if I did I know for sure I would be knitting them sweaters. …

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