Everything You Need to Know About Vegetable Gardening in One Graphic
Vegetable gardening is both an art and a science. Figuring out when and where to plant the vegetables, what pests to look out for, when to harvest, and all the other fine details could be enough to make anyone dizzy. Luckily, there's this infographic with all the info.
Dried Banana Peels as a Plant Fertilizer
Dried Banana Peels as a Plant Fertilizer Bananas are not only wonderful sources of potassium for people, but their peels are a great source of phosphorus, potassium and other important trace minerals for plants. ... ... To dry banana peels. Place them on paper towels in an open weave basket and allow to dry.
How to Hypnotize a Chicken: Two Easy Ways to Calm Birds
Wondering how to hypnotize a chicken? Learn two easy ways to calm birds: the oscillating finger method or sternum stroke method.
FROZEN EGGS: The Nest Box Cozy & Winter Food Safety Tips
When winter temperatures plummet, frozen eggs are usually not a chicken keeper’s primary concern, but once the coops are shored up and the chickens are protected from the elements, egg preservation and safety become significant issues. A decline in egg production in autumn and winter is expected ...
Broody Hen - HELP I Need Advice!
HI, I have two broody hens that are sitting on eggs. The hens are both Cochins (they are bantams). The eggs are set to hatch any day now. This is my...
BackYard Chickens - Learn How to Raise Chickens
Does your pet make you breakfast? Tips & Tricks for raising chickens, building chicken coops, & choosing chicken breeds + ask questions in our community forum