Heritage chicken breeds were just as important to our grandparents as they are today. These 5 heritage chicken breeds all make great dual purpose birds, and fit into any homestead, regardless of size. From FrugalChicken
Catch system to collect the food that was spilling out of t he feeder. Smart way to not waste food and prevent the all-you-can-eat mouse buffet. - build a box about 1 and inches deep and laid the plastic grid from a florescent light in the top.
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How can you tell the gender of your new birds? Female chicks are known as pullets, while male chicks are called cockerels. As they mature, pullets grow into hens and cockerels grow into roosters. Click the graphic to learn a few sexing techniques.
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I know as a beginner chicken keeper, I was so worried I would do something wrong. Here are some of my biggest worries and how I survived them! · What if they’re too hot, or too cold? This may have been my biggest worry.
I love having my own chickens! But the process of deciding to get day-old chicks to building a coop to learning how to care for them has a steep learning curve. There are so many things I wish I would(Chicken Backyard How To Get)