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About tbnranch

amy elizabeth, writer, author. Lives in the northeastern reaches of the Sonoran Desert on a small hobby farm. Raises laying hens.

Articles for Chicken Keepers, by Chicken Keepers | May 2017

Read valuable chicken keeping articles from across the web, these resources can be conveniently accessed on our home page menu bar. Have an article to submit? Don’t by shy, send it to for consideration. May 2017 7 Coop Bedding … Continue reading

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Breakfast at TBN Ranch

Meal worms and lettuce. No thanks I’ll pass, but the hens are sure happy! Summer has arrived and although we’ve been experiencing cooler than normal temperatures, today will will be around 100 degrees. Well it was nice while it lasted, … Continue reading

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Coop or Free Roam?

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Every good chicken keeper knows the importance of protecting their birds from predators. Most of us will, or already have lost birds to a coyote, hawk, fox, bobcat, etc, etc. It’s devastating to see the after mass, I know, it’s … Continue reading

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