Natural Lice and Mite Prevention: Using Herbs in the Nest Box
Natural Chicken Care and Chicken Keeping, Care for chickens in a natural, organic and holistic way. Methods based on chicken behavior and biology.
PVC Pipe Creations - Make Cool Stuff Out Of PVC Pipes
Pictures of amazing things that were made with PVC pipe. PVC pipe is a very cheap item to purchase at your local home improvement store. There are many things you can build using PVC pipe. To make things from PVC pipe all you need is a tape measure, a hacksaw, some pvc pipe, sand paper, … PVC Pipe Creations – Make Cool Stuff Out Of PVC Pipes Read More »
The Chicken Experience
The Chicken Experience Our Coop Building Experience... Let me start by saying this has been a pretty cool experience for my DH and I. He has been...
5 Tips for a Cleaner Coop with Less Effort
I find that I am able to keep the coops cleaner in between deep cleanings by employing these five elements: droppings boards, removable roosts, a dedicated coop duster, sand and vinegar.
A nice place to perch
Hello everyone! What do you guys use for your chickens to perch on? We have a WIR, and within that an a-frame ark. The girls love perching on top of this in the aftenoon and wiping their beaks on it before bedtime. However, they also poo on it a hell of a lot and Id like to find an alternative so...
How to Use Deep Litter Method for an Easy Care Coop
The Deep Litter Method is the chicken bedding of choice for farmers and homesteaders all over the world. It saves money, time, labor, and gives you compost!
Cheap Way to Raise Chickens: Chicken Coop Progress
Bull Rock Barn and Home is a blog about learning to Homestead. You can follow along with us as we achieve or fail at our goal to have a small backyard farm and become modern homesteaders.
EGG DROP COOP
So, when I started hinting around that I was "thinking" about getting chickens again (after 30 years), my husband, Richard, was all in! He could easily...
Backyard Chickens for Beginners
Backyard Chickens A Staple for DIYer's If you don’t have chickens but have been thinking about getting and keeping backyard chickens this is an easy decision if you like eggs and, well, chicken. I think that if the world were ever to slide back into dark ages, or something like it, those who had chickens,
New Chicken Coop (with surprise)
Pictures and details of the new chicken coop, including built-in nest boxes & roosts, windows, ventilation hatch, chicken hatch, and dimensional shingles.
Fly Control in The Chicken Coop | The Prairie Homestead
Fly control in the chicken coop doesn't have to include toxic chemicals. Use these six natural strategies for less flies WITHOUT the pesticides.
10 Free Chicken Coop Plans For Backyard Chickens - The Poultry Guide
If you've not build your own chicken coop for cute fellows then you can take help from these free and easy chicken coop plans that ranges from small,large, mobile,simple and creative ones. This article focuses on some backyard chicken coop plans and designs that can make your chickens feel comfortable and secure