Deep Litter Method in the Coop

Using the Deep Litter Method in the Coop
Plus Other Ways to Prepare your Backyard Chickens for Winter

By Harvey Ussery /Countryside Daily

Using the deep litter method during the cold winter months works the best for me and my flock. Here in the mid-Atlantic, Zone 6b, winter means that water routinely freezes, plants are dormant, and days are considerably shorter—and nights… Continue Reading 

 

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Checklist for Building a Chicken Coop

There’s nothing worse than having to re-do your chicken coop set-up because you didn’t build it right the first time. This Chicken Coop Checklist offers good advice and great  suggestions on how to avoid those little problems that can easily turn into big headaches later. Keeping chickens shouldn’t be a huge chore, creating a functional space that is convenient to maintain will give you more freedom to enjoy your flock.

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