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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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Raising Baby Chicks the First Seven Weeks

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 Everything you Need to Know, Step by Step | TBN Ranch Research, Plan, and Prepare Raising chicks can be easy if you just do your homework before you buy. Knowing when to plan for your chick’s arrival is also something … Continue reading

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Should I Light The Coop Over Winter?

There is no doubt that hens are capable of laying year round, but the question is should they? Here are the fors and againsts for adding light to your coop during winter. Source: Should I Light The Coop Over Winter? … Continue reading

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Getting Chickens to Roost in the Right Place

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amy elizabeth | TBN Ranch Chickens have a strong homing instinct which drives them to return to the same place to roost at dusk. Those who for whatever reason have decided otherwise, can easily be picked up when it’s dark … Continue reading

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