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Lavender, for a Stress-Free Coop
February 26, 2019 · · Feed & Health

Add to Favorites Lavender is one of my favorite herbs to use in my chicken keeping because it has so many benefits for chickens when you add it to their …

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Plant a Chicken-Themed Garden
February 26, 2019 · · Feed & Health

Add to Favorites Artwork by Bethany Caskey Stop me if you’ve heard this one: A city slicker moves to the country and decides to raise chickens. He goes to the local …

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Poultry & Produce—Keeping Your Poultry In Your Garden

Add to Favorites By Kenny Coogan, Florida “When we were given five or six adult chickens, we learned that we had to keep the chickens out of the garden area, …

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From Beet Dye to Pysanky: Decorating Your Own Flock’s Eggs

Add to Favorites By Janice Cole, Minnesota Using vegetable colorants, like beet dye, is a natural way to decorate Easter eggs. Or, for more of a challenge, try pysanky or …

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Coolest Coops 2018 — Blessings Chook Castle Coop
February 20, 2019 · · Coops

Add to Favorites By Joanna Blessings, Pennsylvania This charming palace is more than just a safe haven from predators, it’s a little place to call home for our backyard feathered …

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Coolest Coops 2018 — Ashley Sinkula, Coop Envy
February 20, 2019 · · Coops

Add to Favorites By Ashley Sinkula, ABCDfarmhouse, LLC, Wisconsin My husband and I have worked really hard to create this gorgeous coop and I would love and be ecstatic to show it off. …

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The Chick Inn at White Feather Farm: Coolest Coops Voters’ Choice Winner
February 20, 2019 · · Coops

Add to Favorites Coop Name: The Chick Inn Owners: Lara Hondros and Chip Gettys Location: White Feather Farm, Wilmington, North Carolina Our chicken house was constructed by hand, using a …

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Ask the Expert – February/March 2018
February 20, 2018 · · Ask The Expert

Add to Favorites Poisonous Plants I inherited eight hens when we bought our house. We also inherited a beautiful garden with a variety of plants. The hens have free range …

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