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How to build external nest boxes for your chicken coop

How to build external nest boxes for your chicken coop This step by step tutorial for how to build external nesting boxes for a chicken coop is a great addition that can create easy access for gathering eggs without disturbing your chicken flock. Many children that live on a homestead, love the chore of gathering …

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Chicken Parmesan Sliders

Chicken Parmesan Sliders Invented in Wichita, Kansas, in 1916 by Walter Anderson (who five years later founded White Castle), sliders were at one time the predominant form of burger on the planet. Burgers are big and messy, which can distract from the sports-watching experience. Enter: sliders. Because the only thing better than a burger is …

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How To Make A Chicken Water Heater For Under $4

How To Make A Chicken Water Heater For Under $4 If you are tired of hauling water to your chickens twice a day because it’s frozen. Here is a great article from citygirlfarmingblog.com, they have put together this article on how to make your own water heater for your chickens, best of all you can make …

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Homemade Heated Chicken Waterer

Homemade Heated Chicken Waterer Sick of frozen chicken waterers? One of the most-often asked questions we get from readers is how to keep their chickens’ water from freezing in the winter.  Heated waterer bases are available commercially, but they are expensive and don’t seem to last more than one or two seasons. It’s quick and …

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DIY Chicken Coop/Greenhouse Combo

DIY Chicken Coop/Greenhouse Combo The basic design for a chicken coop / greenhouse combo is simple, the more uses a thing or structure has makes it idea if you live on a homestead or are looking to get more in a smaller space. The coop floor is 4 feet by 6 feet, and the greenhouse is …

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20+ Chicken Coop Upgrades That Your Chickens Will Love

20+ Chicken Coop Upgrades That Your Chickens Will Love There are plenty of ways to upgrade your chicken coop – in fact, if you don’t know where to start we have found you 21 upgrades you can do yourself today! From chicken water systems, flock blocks to chicken runs and chicken swings! You will find …

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