Tag Archives: Winter

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 … 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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Winter Chicken Keeping

Here’s some valuable advice from chicken keepers who keep chickens in winter. As a desert dweller, I better leave this subject to the pros! Hope these articles are helpful. How Cold Is Too Cold For My Chickens? | The Happy … Continue reading

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New Chicken Keeping Articles | November 19, 2015

Articles for Chicken Keepers, by Chicken Keepers is an updated weekly collection of chicken keeping articles from across the web archived in one convenient library on our menu bar. Have an article to submit for consideration? Send it to amyichi@yahoo.com … Continue reading

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The Pro’s and Con’s of Using the Brinsea EcoGlow for Chicks in Winter

An updated review by an actual user of radiant heat from a Brinsea EcoGlow20 brooder. Raising baby chicks in winter… we’re all set in our ways. Especially me, but right now I’m practicing what I preach about not keeping chicks … Continue reading

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