5 tips for designing a custom chicken run
Has your chicken math exceeded your run space? Have you decided to add a run to an existing coop for added predator protection? Whatever point you are at in your flock care you will eventually hit the point where you need to add some protected space for your birds. To inspire some ideas about designing your own custom…
Very Recommended Chicken Roosting Ideas for Coop
If you are planning to design a coop or roosting bars for your chicken, you might need some chicken roosting ideas. The chicken roosting is the spot where your chicken needs to perch when it’s time to sleep. Chicken enjoy sleeping on the roosting bars.
Chicken Safe Plants
Chicken Safe Plants There are plenty of lists of toxic and unsafe plants for chickens, but it is very hard to find plant options that can be used in your chicken area. I have compiled a list of plants that are deemed appropriate for chicken...
Coop Friendly Plants to Plant in your Chicken Run for Shade and Forage | Hawk Hill
In this article, I'm sharing a few of the odd planting methods I use to keep plants growing in, around, and over my chicken coop. Growing the chicken-friendly plants, flowers, and shrubs in my chicken run prevents erosion, promotes flock health, and provides supplemental feed.
Coops in wet, temperate climates? Bedding?
I live in Washington State, not far from Puget Sound. Our microclimate tends to be a bit warmer and drier in the summer and colder and wetter in the winter...
Healthy Herb Garden Chickens Will Love - Top 16 Herbs
Herbs you should feed your chickens for better health. Your homestead or backyard chickens will love them!