Category: Chickens


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.

Some of the links below are affiliate links. This means that if you choose to make a purchase SHTFPreparedness may earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. 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 …

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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.

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 cabinet chicken coop is achieving. As …

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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! Eggs go on sale depending on what time of the year you are, so stock up and preserve them. Do you have any other tips, ideas or hacks to do with eggs?

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 been duped all these years about eggs needing to be refrigerated. First of …

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Raising Chickens for Beginners

Raising Chickens for Beginners - Having chickens is my goal for next year. There are so many rewards when you own chickens like saving money on eggs and chicken but there can also be a lot of drawbacks and problems that you should be aware of.

Raising chickens is easy and rewarding but a lot of people don’t really know the true cost to having them. Having chickens is my goal for next year. There are so many rewards when you own chickens like saving money on eggs and chicken but there can also be a lot of drawbacks and problems …

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How To Build a Simple Yet Awesome Backyard Chicken Coop

How To Build a Simple Yet Awesome Backyard Chicken Coop - Chickens need a coop to sleep at night and this one will keep your hens safe and warm with the traditional look of what, I personally love.

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 bought from any hardware store but to make this project  even cheaper, try and used …

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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.

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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