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Chicken Sex – Feather Sexing Day Old Chicks

FEATHER SEXING CHICKENS - Very good photographic guide on how to feather sex baby chicks. Pullets (female) will have their top feathers shorter then the bottom. Cockerels (male) bottom and top feathers will be the same, or the top will be longer.

How to “Herbify" Your Chickens Like Lisa Steele - Abundant Permaculture

Fresh Eggs Daily®: Nesting Box Herbs - Chicken Aromatherapy Use wine box in spare room. as it has a lid for night time.

Fresh eggs from Happy hens sign Coop decor Chicken nest eggs painting Pallet craft by trimblecrafts on Etsy

Fresh eggs from Happy hens sign Coop decor Chicken nest eggs painting Pallet craft by trimblecrafts on Etsy (Chicken Houses)

Boredom Busters for Chickens   Not that chickens are intelligent enough to get bored  tasty nibbles of wheat, seeds, fruit and molasses (hence you will find it is sticky to touch). Molasses were used, according to my old poultry keeping book, in poultry feed in days gone by, and is said to help the hens digestion.

Boredom Busters for Chickens tasty nibbles of wheat, seeds, fruit and molasses (hence you will find it is sticky to touch). Molasses were used in poultry feed in days gone by, and is said to help the hens digestion.

Knowing which herbs are good for your hens (and why) is critical to raising chickens naturally. Bloggers: Feel free to use this infographic on your site as long as you give credit to FrugalChicken and provide a link to the FrugalChicken website.

7 Herbs For Chickens

Knowing the best herbs for chickens to eat is critical to raising them naturally. And Tarragon, Thyme, Dill, Cilantro and Oregano.

Great idea for chickens - greens but scratch prevention!  Thanks, "Grow Food, Not Lawns"!

Method of growing greens to feed chickens- bad link but I'm going to try to track it down because this is really smart!

Use these simple plans to construct your own incredibly versatile brooder box. You can set it up to house a broody hen or to raise mail-order chicks, you can use it inside or outdoors, and — best of all — you can build it on the “cheep.”

Build a Low-Cost Mobile Brooder Box - Sustainable Farming

To show Erin: Use these simple plans to construct your own incredibly versatile brooder box. You can set it up to house a broody hen or to raise mail-order chicks, you can use it inside or outdoors, and — best of all — you can build it on the “cheep.

Often a roost bar or step is added in front of the box to give the hen a place to jump to before entering the nest box. Also a "lip" is added to the front of the nesting box to keep the bedding material and/or eggs from being pushed out.

Often a roost bar or step is added in front of the box to give the hen a place to jump to before entering the nest box. Also a lip is added to the front of the nesting box to keep the bedding material and/or eggs from being pushed out.

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