Winterizing The Chicken House

Multi Purpose Insulation, keeping it simple and functional.

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5 Different Types of Chicken Coop Heaters

Content Contributor: The Happy Chicken Coop

Heating the coop has always been a source of endless discussion among chicken folk. Old timers will tell you that you don’t have to heat the coop. However, there are occasions when heat is appropriate. Read Article 5 Different Types of Chicken Coop Heaters & Our Favorite

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 

 

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.

Should I Light The Coop Over Winter?

 

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