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Feasting on Grasshoppers

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It’s that time of the year again and the hens are busy in the rocks looking for these tasty morsels. I’m not thrilled with these huge ugly fellas jumping all over me while walking through the grass so I’m quite … Continue reading

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A Guide To Understanding The Chicken Pecking Order

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If your new to keeping chickens you may have already witnessed social drama in the chicken yard. Sometimes it can get ugly when a flock is establishing a pecking order, and it’s especially disturbing to watch when introducing new birds. … Continue reading

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Hens at the Gate

Waiting for Breakfast… It’s 50 degrees in sunny Phoenix, Arizona this morning.  Today’s expected high is 69. Thanksgiving day should reach a warm 80 degrees. TBN Ranch, once again as it was. Here we are, four months after the devastating … Continue reading

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What is Diatomaceous Earth?

Chickens and Diatomaceous Earth, everything you need to know is in this article found on fresh eggs daily. All about Diatomaceous Earth – In your Coop, Garden and Home

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Rodent Control: 7 Ways to Keep Mice and Rats Out of the Coop

By Mike Wilhite HOBBYFARMS.com Don’t let your chickens fall victim to a mice or rat infestation. Use these strategies to keep your coop clean and rodent-free. Whether you raise poultry for market or maintain a backyard flock, chicken coops are a … Continue reading

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Articles for Chicken Keepers

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Here’s some valuable reading resources to help us all be better chicken keepers! Informative articles from across the web will be posted here on a regular basis. New on Our Menu Bar! Articles for Chicken Keepers by Chicken Keepers Dec. … Continue reading

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