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Raising Free Range Chickens in Gardens - Q: What are the best plants for chickens? A: Chickens enjoy many different plants as treats. Consider planting a chicken-friendly area for your flock.

Raising Free Range Chickens in Gardens

Q: What are the best plants for chickens? A: Chickens enjoy many different plants as treats. Consider planting a chicken-friendly area for your flock. Chicken friendly plants: • Vegetables: Lettuce, kale, swiss chard, cucumber, broccoli, beets, carrots, squash and pumpkins. • Herbs: Lavender, mint, oregano, parsley, cilantro, thyme and basil. • Perennials: Daylilies, hostas, daisies, roses, coneflowers and ferns.

Freeze mint and fruit in cubes and hang in coop for chicks when it's hot out.one of several ideas in the attached link focused on helping your chickens (& ducks) "beat the heat.

Help your Backyard Chickens Beat the Summer Heat

Chickens have a hard time in hot weather, but there are some simple things you can do to help them beat the heat this summer.

Homemade “Flock Block” to keep from pecking each other out of boredom while cooped up during bad weather. Homemade “Flock Block” to keep from pecking each other out of boredom while cooped up during bad weather.

[The] Baking Is For the Birds

Now, I realize that some of you are going to think I'm off my rocker. I can't say as though I blame you. I've been doing all sorts of weird things with food lately, (like using them in the bathroom!) but now I am baking for my chickens. {insert eye roll here} This endeavour in the kitchen is not a labor of love, but of necessity. See that hen up there in the picture. Let me introduce you to Bigfoot. (We have monster truck fans in the house!) Bigfoot and 3 of her flock mates have recently…

Building A DIY Chicken Coop If you've never had a flock of chickens and are considering it, then you might actually enjoy the process. It can be a lot of fun to raise chickens but good planning ahead of building your chicken coop w Chicken Garden, Chicken Life, Backyard Chicken Coops, Chicken Feed, Diy Chicken Coop, Chicken Story, City Chicken, Raising Backyard Chickens, Keeping Chickens

Feeding chickens pumpkins: why, how and when.

Pumpkins for chickens: why they're so good, how to prepare them, when to feed - and an easy pumpkin cake recipe your flock will love!

Make a winter bird feeder with these easy DIY projects and tutorials! It's easy to make a few DIY bird feeders with these garden ideas! The birds will love these DIY bird feeders!

A Festive Feast for the Birds :: Bird Feeder Craft for Kids

Give your feathered friends a festive treat this winter (and make your trees look pretty, too!) with these fun, simple bird feeders! Hang ...

Fight boredom in your flock by creating your own DIY flock block substitute bricks. Your chickens will thank you! Chicken Treats, Chicken Feed, Chicken Coops, Raising Chickens, Raising Ducks, Keeping Chickens, Down On The Farm, Chickens Backyard, Flocking

DIY Flock Block Substitute | The Prairie Homestead

Fight boredom in your flock by creating your own DIY flock block substitute bricks. Your chickens will thank you!

Fresh Eggs Daily®: Edible Christmas Garlands for your Chickens Chicken Coop Signs, Building A Chicken Coop, Chicken Coops, Chicken Coop Blueprints, Portable Chicken Coop, Chicken Treats, Organic Chicken, Raising Chickens, Keeping Chickens

Edible Holiday Garlands for your Backyard Flock-Fresh Eggs Daily Blog-Grit Magazine

Boredom during the cold months can lead to pecking and other issues within your flock. Cure the winter blahs with edible vegetable garlands for your chickens!

More chicken feed tips- Black soldier fly larvae and meal worms are treats for chickens and help the compost pile as well! Chicken Treats, Healthy Chicken, Chicken Recipes, Keeping Chickens, Raising Chickens, Chicken Shack, Chicken Houses, La Chicken, Permaculture

Make Your Own Chicken Feed

For a while I fed our backyard gals feed store varieties of feed. I thought for sure the bag of food had some magical properties that sustained our girls and kept them producing gorgeous, tasty egg…

Backyard Chicken tips for creating a happy backyard homestead for your chickens. Lots of chicken tips and tricks for keeping chickens in your backyard. Chicken Toys, Chicken Treats, Chicken Houses, Chicken Perches, Chicken Accessories, Keeping Chickens, Urban Homesteading, My Secret Garden, Edible Garden

Chicken Tricks and Treats Every Urban Homesteader Should Know - Live Simply

Backyard Chicken tips for creating a happy backyard homestead for your chickens. Lots of chicken tips and tricks for keeping chickens in your backyard.

This looks like a good idea for winter when there isn't as much green stuff to keep the chickens busy. The Chicken Chick®: Flock Block Substitute Recipe. Healthy Boredom Buster for Chickens Chicken Chick, Chicken Feed, Chicken Coops, Chicken Houses, Healthy Chicken, Chicken Life, Keeping Chickens, Raising Chickens, Pet Chickens

Flock Block Substitute Recipe. Healthy Boredom Buster for Chickens

Backyard chicken keeping information, tips, photos DIY projects with a splash of creativity by Kathy Shea Mormino, The Chicken Chick

Keep chickens? We do and every year I love to gussy up the Hen House for our little flock of 8 laying hens. Do you decorate with the seasons for your " girls" t… Rhode Island Red, Chicken Treats, Little Red Hen, Gussied Up, Red Rooster, Hen House, Hens And Chicks, Livestock

What's Bloomin'?

We were away for a few days over the fourth and I could hardly wait to get home to see what had bloomed in our absence! Do you feel that way about your Garden too? I hate to miss any part of my garden as one blossom gives way to another. There were some wonderful surprises waiting! For starters, the old antique tea pot finally brewed us a beautiful batch of bright orange Nasturtiums! They were also in bloom around the base of my Lady Banks climbing rose. I can see now why Monet' planted the…