Lazy Chicken Farming 101 - Chickens get up early, poop a lot and waste a ton of food - all of which are problems for lazy chicken farmers, like ourselves. Over the two years we have owned our chickens, I have devised a few .
1 chicken + 3 square feet + 2 pounds of feed per week + 2 cups of water daily = 1 egg per day. We'd only need 107 chickens to make our egg quota for the week! I'm sure the city wouldn't mind 107 chickens in our backyard.
Do You Use Chicken Lights in the Hen House? Should You?
Spot the Symptoms (Infographic) When it comes to your chickens’ health, providing a safe, clean, predator-proof environment for your flock and making sure they have access to nutritious feed and fresh water go a long way.
Homemade Chicken Feed without Soy or Corn 4 parts soft white wheat 3 parts hard red wheat 2 parts sunflower seeds 1 part hulled barley 1 part millet 1 part oat groats 1 part split peas part fish meal part flax seeds part kelp