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12 Homemade Feed Recipes-Give Your Chickens An Organic Diet

If you have chickens at some point your thoughts should turn to homemade chicken feed. Chickens are healthiest and happiest when allowed to free-range and forage for worms, bugs and greens. You will have to supplement their foraging however, especially in the winter months. You do not have to resort to a bought feed, however. These ‘junk food’ pellets can …

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10 DIY Chick Brooder-Keep Baby Chicks Safe And Warm

DIY Chick Brooder

Building a DIY Chick Brooder is easier and cheaper than you might imagine. So if you are considering increasing your flock, or getting started with keeping chickens, here are ten ways you can build a homemade chicken brooder and do just that: 1- Plastic Box Chick Brooder This chick brooder is made with an opaque plastic storage container of the …

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10 Free Pallet Chicken Coop Plans You Can Build in a Weekend

Save time and money by building a pallet chicken coop using one of these ideas to provide your brood with a safe place to live. Stylish and eco-friendly, you can build your own chicken coop with recycled wood pallets in just one weekend and start enjoying fresh, organic eggs within days. Look through these 10 free chicken coop plans and get started …

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20+ Homemade Incubators For Hatching Chicken Eggs

Homemade Egg Incubator

A homemade incubator will enable you to hatch the number of eggs you want, when you want.Hens are not always broody and sometimes will not sit on the eggs so they can hatch into a brood of little chicks. A simple DIY incubator can help solve this problem and keep your backyard farm going strong with a steady supply of …

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 13 Homemade Chicken Pluckers on a Budget

homemade chicken plucker

The only downside to raising chickens for food is having to pluck the feathers off those chickens prior to eating them. A homemade chicken plucker will enable you to become an expert feather plucker so you can make quick work of being a chicken plucker or duck plucker. There are many different chicken plucker plans, 8 of which are listed …

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10 Best and Healthy Treats for Chickens -the treats chickens can eat

If you have backyard friends in your house, you must be knowing how carefully they are brought up. From their living to health, habits to the house, everything needs to be perfect, especially if you are dealing with chickens. They are very moody and tend to get irritated if not treated the way they want to be. Other than all …

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