Today I Googled chicken keeping resources in hopes of seeing TBN Ranch mentioned somewhere, fully expecting to do some serious scrolling. But then, what’s this… and on the first page?? 🙂
Not especially thrilled TBN Ranch was noted primarily for it’s content contributors, hey guys…. what about me, ha ha! It’s a happy day for this girl, and okay, thanks to all the content contributors. 🙂
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Keeping Chickens Comfortable, Here’s a Few Tips
It’s been a rough summer for our hens here in Phoenix. The temperatures have soared to 117 and averaged around 110 for more than 35 days since June. And… only one day of rain, in the last 4 months.
But my hens are doing great! Why, how? Well my girls are in a large 10×10 covered pen inside a covered shedrow barn. They have shade tarps on the south, east & west side for protection from the sun. I hang a simple box fan on their pen, and mist system that is far enough away to keep the pen dry, but cooler.
Here they are today, outside temperature is 110, 108 in the barn, no panting, or holding their wings away from their sides. They are smart enough to find just the right spot where they can catch a cool breeze from the mister, and as you can see, resting comfortably. 🙂
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This year we are raising Ameraucana (Easter Egger hybrids) and Silver Laced Wyandottes. The Easter Egger will lay blue-green medium size eggs and the Wyandottes lay brown medium-large eggs. Both breeds are docile and friendly, however, the Easter Eggers’ personality is best described as aloof.
This flock will begin to lay these beautiful colored eggs in about 5-6 months.
What the Chicks Will Look Like When Mature…
Silver Laced Wyandotte
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