Sunday Chicken Treats - Chickens are a Gateway Animal
If you’re anything like us, you long to move all your animals to a 100% organic diet featuring nutrient rich, non GMO ingredients but your budget has other ideas… This is the situation we’ve found ourselves in. Every time we go to the feed store I inspect the organic chicken feed but invariably we grab …
Chicken Treat to Beat the Heat - The Things I Love Most
One of the reason I was excited to get chickens was for them to eat our food scraps! I just feel like we waste a lot of food and it has been really nice to just pile it on a plate and take it out to them at the end of the day! The other...Read More »
22 Things NOT To Feed Chickens To Keep Them Healthy * The Homesteading Hippy
These items could make your chickens sick... or worse - depending on how much you give them. Here's a list of what NOT to feed chickens if you want them healthy!
Best Eggs Ever! Backyard Chicken Treat | Pampered Chicken Mama: Raising Backyard Chickens
It’s spring, and yes, the hens are starting to lay again! Which means I get extra concerned about the quality of the eggs they lay. Improving the egg quality a hen lays has been the subject of many studies. The egg industry, after all, is concerned about getting as many eggs as possible, and researchers […]
Plants for Chicken Coop Runs | Landscape for Shade and Forage
In this article, I'm sharing a few of the odd planting methods I use to keep plants growing in, around, and over my chicken coop. Growing the chicken-friendly plants, flowers, and shrubs in my chicken run prevents erosion, promotes flock health, and provides supplemental feed.
How To Clean Your Chicken Coop [Podcast] | Pampered Chicken Mama: Raising Backyard Chickens
Yeah, I know talking about how to clean your chicken coop is kind of a dry chicken-owner topic, but the bottom line is doing it right is critical to your