Building A Chicken Coop - 1 chicken 3 square feet 2 pounds of feed per week 2 cups of water daily = 1 egg per day. - Building a chicken coop does not have to be tricky nor does it have to set you back a ton of scratch.
Stop washing your eggs! Its hard to resist making eggs pretty when theyre removed from the nest. But washing your urban chicken eggs is just about the worst thing you can do to them. Read to understand and learn.
In their first few days you can sex chickens by looking at their wings. If all the feather tips are even you have a male. If there are two rows you have a female.
If you are a chicken-keeping gardener like me, you know that the second-best thing hens give you is eggs. The first best thing they give you is their awesome nutrient rich poop! As grateful as I am… (Chicken Backyard Baby Chicks)
Old Farm Wisdom. Safe Egg Handling Practices: Are we doing it right? Different cultures store eggs differently, as do different generations. Find out how to store eggs and why we feel we should do it the way we do.