Kerrie Thomson
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Chicken Tunnel ( Chunnel) for urban farmers. Ha!! Do you know how much dirt those chickens will kick out?? :)

Chicken Tunnel ( Chunnel) for urban farmers. Ha!! Do you know how much dirt those chickens will kick out?? :)

Great Idea for nesting boxes! Free branches as a perch to access the box, and a heavy slope so the chickens can't poop on the top of the box. Clean and Functional!

Great Idea for nesting boxes! Free branches as a perch to access the box, and a heavy slope so the chickens can't poop on the top of the box. Clean and Functional!

Securely tie sturdy string around a cabbage and hang it securely at chicken eye level for hours of swinging fun!

Securely tie sturdy string around a cabbage and hang it securely at chicken eye level for hours of swinging fun!

Charcoal For Chickens. Absorbs toxins from food or water, improves hygiene and health. Better hygiene also helps prevent infections like Salmonella. Keeps digestive system healthy. A laxative and helps move the impurities it absorbs out of the body. If worms or worm eggs are present, it can to some degree help move them out of the body. Poultry feed containing 1-1.5% charcoal has resulted in increased laying rate, longer laying period, increased egg weight, and reduces odor of manure…

Charcoal For Chickens. Absorbs toxins from food or water, improves hygiene and health. Better hygiene also helps prevent infections like Salmonella. Keeps digestive system healthy. A laxative and helps move the impurities it absorbs out of the body. If worms or worm eggs are present, it can to some degree help move them out of the body. Poultry feed containing 1-1.5% charcoal has resulted in increased laying rate, longer laying period, increased egg weight, and reduces odor of manure…

"DIY Off-Grid Chicken-Watering System" For the same cost as an indoor waterer, one reader built an outdoor system with 10x the capacity. From MOTHER EARTH NEWS Blog

"DIY Off-Grid Chicken-Watering System" For the same cost as an indoor waterer, one reader built an outdoor system with 10x the capacity. From MOTHER EARTH NEWS Blog

Raising meal worms for your herd of chickens is so easy everyone should do it! All it takes is a ten gallon tank or a small storage container, a few pounds of bulk wheat bran, 500+ meal worms, and...

Raising meal worms for your herd of chickens is so easy everyone should do it! All it takes is a ten gallon tank or a small storage container, a few pounds of bulk wheat bran, 500+ meal worms, and...

Solar light in the coop run so bugs   collect at night as a treat for the chickens

Solar light in the coop run so bugs collect at night as a treat for the chickens

Naturally deter fleas, mites, ticks and boost the health of your back yard chickens - Affinity Animal Care

Naturally deter fleas, mites, ticks and boost the health of your back yard chickens - Affinity Animal Care

The Sussex breed is magnificent as egg layers, able to keep egg production high even through the winter months. They also have quite a following as show birds because of theri easy-going temperament.

The Sussex breed is magnificent as egg layers, able to keep egg production high even through the winter months. They also have quite a following as show birds because of theri easy-going temperament.