Category Archives: Chickens

The Best Vines & Plants to Grow Alongside a Chicken Coop

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If you have a chicken coop at your barn or your backyard and you like to do gardening too, then this article is a must for you to read. Having the right plants to grow around your chicken coop can be beneficial to your chicken and to yourself as well. Your chickens can have some […]

8 Advantages of Keeping a Rooster in Your Coop or Yard

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Having some hens in your yard has a lot of advantages. They give you eggs in which you either sell them or consume for your daily needs. But having rooster or two in your flock has its advantages as well. Today we will discuss about the advantages of keeping a rooster in your chicken coop […]

8 Different Types of Chicken Feeds

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Humans and chickens have long existed on earth. We have domesticated the chickens for the human needs. But throughout the time, the way we feed chicken has not much changed. During the old times, people will just leave the chickens around and let the chickens feed themselves. Although some people still do that today, more […]

10 Chicken Myths That Need to Be Busted

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We usually think of chickens as a source of food. Others think of them as a source of livelihood. But no matter what people think when it comes to chickens, we cannot deny the fact that many crave for the facts and knowledge about these feathered creatures. Are you one of those who crave for […]

10 Factors to Consider to Harvest More Eggs

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A hen not laying an egg is a problem you will soon encounter anytime while raising them. One of the greatest joys of raising and taking care of chickens in our backyard is collecting the eggs from the chicken coops or nest boxes. What if you are expecting some eggs, but it turns out there […]

Explained: Why Chickens Eat Their Eggs

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Imagine the feeling of waking up every morning to the sight of fresh, organic eggs in your backyard. Does that smile put a smile on your face? Is it a good reason to start your day right? Well, we don’t see anything wrong with it, unless you find yourself racing with your chickens to eat […]

The Chicken Care Tasks of Poultry Farmers

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Raising a flock of chickens requires several tasks that need to be done on a daily, weekly, and monthly basis. Each and every one of them are essential so as to keep hens healthy, happy, and safe. Sad to say, not every poultry farmer is able to do them for reasons like they are too […]

How to Train Chooks to Use Nesting Boxes

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Either you raise chickens for food or for companionship, they will lay eggs. Their bodies are designed to produce eggs naturally. So, whether you like it or not, they will produce eggs. Normally, hens begin to lay eggs when they are around five or six months old. And depending on their breed, they can lay […]

How Pets Make Life Better This Year of the Fire Rooster

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As a pet lover, there’s no denying that our fur babies bring a whole new level of happiness in our lives. Although there are instances when times get rough, they just manage to wake us up to a smiling face. So, for those of you who still don’t have a furry pal, you will be […]

20 Most Popular Heritage Chicken Breeds

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Are you planning to raise chickens at home? If your answer to the question is a yes, then we’re assuming you have already heard about the different heritage chicken breeds. However, we won’t expect you to be experts about these birds. That is why we’ve created this comprehensive guide for you. Becoming a loyal supporter […]