The True Cost of an Egg

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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!

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by: Almost a Farm Girl

Out here on the ranch, we are at the peak of our egg season.  Most of my fully grown hens lay an egg a day during the summer, which equals 5 to 6 eggs per day.  In the fall, my little ones will start laying as well… Continue Reading

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Great Article on Making Your Own Mealworm Farm

amy elizabethBuying 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…

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Source: The Happy Chicken Coop
If your chickens are anything like ours, then they love to eat mealworms.
Mealworms are a healthy, nutritious snack that are full of protein which helps your hens lay lots of eggs… CONTINUE READING