Make A Dust Bath For Chickens In Just 5 Minutes!

Make A Dust Bath For Chickens In Just 5 Minutes!

If you haven’t yet built a dust bath for chickens, now is the time to start. Luckily, it’s an easy project to complete, and it won’t cost you very much (yay saving pennies, right?) As you’ve watched your flock toss dust and crumbs of earth on themselves, did you ever wonder “Why do chickens take…

Rooster Rockstars: What Makes A Good Rooster Anyway? [Podcast]
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Rooster Rockstars: What Makes A Good Rooster Anyway? [Podcast]

Before you add a rooster to your flock, you should know there’s certain behaviors you should accept, and some that you should avoid like the plague.   Knowing the difference can mean the health and happiness of your flock as a whole.   See, sometimes roosters seem okay, but they can make your flock nervous or flighty….

Medicated Vs. Non-Medicated Chick Starter, Cleaning Incubator Eggs, Chicken Breeds That Don’t Get Along, Good Ages To Butcher Roosters, & What To Do With Excess Roosters [Podcast]
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Medicated Vs. Non-Medicated Chick Starter, Cleaning Incubator Eggs, Chicken Breeds That Don’t Get Along, Good Ages To Butcher Roosters, & What To Do With Excess Roosters [Podcast]

There’s a lot of funky information out there about medicated chick starter vs. non-medicated chick starter – so that’s the main topic of today’s podcast!   Essentially, both feeds are the same, with one significant difference.    If you’re not sure which is for you, then be sure to listen!   But naturally, it’s not…

Finally! An egg!

After many months of being on strike, my red hen finally laid an egg. In reality, I think the low daylight hours effected her, so I added a light to their new coop, followed by a few threats about the stew pot. (Don’t let anyone tell you threats of the pot don’t work because THEY…