They are pretty cute …
I’ve worked all day to finish the house and surrounding ‘landscaping’.
And I don’t think any part of it is new … maybe the chicken wire … but it came from Dad’s shed … it was left over from another project. 173 more words
Dear Hubby and I have become interested(fascinated) by the growing trend of “Urban Homesteading”. He works on a wheat farm (even though he is retired, he stays busy for “fun” because he hates being lonely while I work, gotta love him) and I grew up with various critters as I read Little House on the Prairie several times over. 1,126 more words
There’s a lot to consider when deciding on housing for your backyard flock. Here are the factors that I consider the most important:
The general rule of thumb is that if you are going to confine your chickens to their coop/run then you need a minimum of 4 square feet of floor space in the coop for each full sized chicken (3 square feet for bantams) and 10 square feet of run space for each full sized chicken (7.5 for bantams). 878 more words
Eggs For Everyone.