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Hen House Plans from ChickenCoopGuides.com - A Review

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How to Keep Your Hens Laying All Winter Long

It's getting chilly outside. But that doesn't have to mean frozen combs and wattles, painful toes, and unhappy hens. Keeping chickens happy through the winter just takes a little bit of extra attention.

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10 Best Egg Laying Chicken Breeds (up to 300 per Year!)

Make sure you're not raising the wrong hen. Here's 10 of the best egg laying chickens breeds that will give you up to 300 eggs per year.

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4 Benefits of a Mixed Flock of Backyard Chickens -

Unless you plan to breed or show your birds, you'll probably be happier with a flock of mixed breeds. If you choose breeds carefully, It will be easier to tell the chickens apart as individuals, tell who's laying well, who's laying poorly, and who's laying abnormal eggs. You can also plan for steadier year round egg production, and for one or two broody prone hens to hatch eggs and raise chicks, while the rest of the flock lays well.

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Gourmet breakfast for my laying hens...oatmeal, flax seed, barley, peas, an egg and dried meal worms. Mmm-Mmmmmm!! :o)

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Learn about the benefits of feeding sunflower seeds to Homestead egg laying hens... http://www.homesteadingfreedom.com/benefits-of-feeding-sunflower-seeds-to-egg-laying-hens/

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