Fresh or dried herbs in your nesting boxes not only work as insecticides, but also have anti-bacterial properties, and can act as natural wormers, anti-parasitics, insecticides, rodent control, stress relievers and laying stimulants. A list of different herbs to use in your chicken nesting boxes and coops.
Keeping Your Chickens Cool in the Heat | Five Little Homesteaders: "From what I’ve read, chickens are better adapted to the cold than they are to extreme heat. Plus, short of installing central air in their coop, it is easier to keep them warm than it is to keep them cool." | #prepbloggers #chickens #heat