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So You’ve Built A Chicken Coop: How To Expand Your Flock Naturally

So You’ve Built A Chicken Coop: How To Expand Your Flock Naturally

We’re so glad that you’ve made the decision to join the urban farming movement and start your very own chicken flock. Perhaps you intend to expand your flock and are looking at ...

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How to Clean a Chicken Coop

How to Clean a Chicken Coop

Cleaning a coop doesn’t sound like fun but it’s important to keep your chickens healthy and happy. You also wouldn’t want the eggs that you consume daily to be resting or covered ...

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What To Feed Your Chickens

What To Feed Your Chickens

Once you’ve built your coop and got some chickens, you have to now decide on what to feed them. Chickens are omnivores and will usually eat anything they can find or scratch out ...

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How Do You Get A Chicken Egg To Hatch?

How Do You Get A Chicken Egg To Hatch?

For those who're new to rearing chickens, there will usually be a certain amount of confusion regarding the hatching process of an egg. No, you don't actually need a rooster for ...

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The Cost Of Building A Coop And Raising Chickens

The Cost Of Building A Coop And Raising Chickens

Raising chickens does not necessarily have to be an expensive endeavor. In fact, you can still do this very effectively if you're on a tight budget as long as you're willing to ...

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Do You Need Roosters For The Hens To Lay Eggs?

Do You Need Roosters For The Hens To Lay Eggs?

This is one of the most frequent questions that I get asked by people who have an interest in keeping chickens. The answer is a simple and direct "no". The female hens are ...

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Things To Consider Before Building A Chicken Coop

Things To Consider Before Building A Chicken Coop

After spending days or even weeks in setting up their chicken coops, would-be chicken owners are faced with another problem: what type of chickens or, more specifically, what ...

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