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Diatomaceous Earth for Chickens | Good or Bad?

Well? Which is it? Is it a good idea to use DE to control parasites? Could it possibly be harmful to a chicken’s delicate respiratory system? Is it harmful to humans if inhaled? These are all valid questions, unfortunately controversies … Continue reading

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Day 21, Hatch Day

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Peaches is waiting for her little miracles to hatch either today or tomorrow. We are both hopeful for success.

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The True Cost of an Egg

Have you ever really thought about what you are spending to keep chickens for their free eggs? This is an eye opening post, and I couldn’t agree more with every word! The True Cost of an Egg by: Almost a … Continue reading

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Great Article on Making Your Own Mealworm Farm

Buying mealworms is a spendy chicken treat, nevertheless, I splurge occasionally because my flock loves them. Here’s an article that explains how to make a mealworm farm. A sensible solution? You decide… Source: The Happy Chicken Coop If your chickens … Continue reading

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Seven Types of Grain Feed Choices to Feed your Flock Right

Choosing The Right Chicken Feed by Rachel Hurd Anger | Chicken Quarters Chicken feed is formulated to provide balanced nutrition based on the bird’s purpose. While each brand is nutritionally similar, each company produces its own proprietary blend, so each … Continue reading

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