Integrating New Chickens into the Flock: "The Playpen Method"
It IS possible to introduce new chickens to a different group of birds without drama or bloodshed. Integrating new chickens into an existing flock does not have to be stressful for the chicken keeper or the chickens. HERE's HOW!
Flock Block Substitute Recipe. Healthy Boredom Buster for Chickens
My flock free-ranges all day and since they will be confined to the coop during the hurricane, I'd like to give them something to distract them and keep them occupied, so I decided to make them a homemade Flock Block substitute. I could have bought them at $13 each, but making them is easy and I feel good about giving them a nutritious treat.