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The Perfect Egg Incubator

The Perfect Egg Incubator

There are many reasons that you might choose to hatch eggs artificially using an egg incubator. Perhaps you don’t have a broody hen or a safe space for her to …

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What do Baby Chicks Eat?

What do Baby Chicks Eat?

Figuring out what to feed baby chicks doesn’t have to be difficult. Just like adult chickens, baby chicks are adaptable and can thrive on a variety of foods. You can …

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Guide to Backyard Chickens & How to Raise Chickens

Guide to Backyard Chickens & How to Raise Chickens

Keeping backyard chickens is an easy first step to living a healthier, more sustainable lifestyle. Compared to keeping other livestock, raising chickens is easy. They come home every night, lay …

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5 Superb DIY Chicken Nesting Boxes

5 Superb DIY Chicken Nesting Boxes

Chicken nesting boxes encourage hens to lay their eggs in a clean, safe place. One of the best perks of a good nest box is that you can find the …

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A Timeline for Raising Baby Chicks

A Timeline for Raising Baby Chicks

Even if you’re not planning on breeding your own chickens, you will probably find yourself raising baby chicks sooner than you think. While you can start a backyard flock by …

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Best Backyard Chickens: Choosing the Right Breed

Best Backyard Chickens: Choosing the Right Breed

Chickens are the perfect small homestead animal. In fact, they are ideal for the backyard farmer, even those in urban areas. They provide eggs, meat and rich fertilizer for the …

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Composting

Composting

Composting For many people, composting is just an alternative way of dealing with rubbish.  It prevents the garbage bin from getting full and smelly.  It’s also a way of disposing …

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Ecological Gardening For Growing Food

Ecological Gardening For Growing Food

Ecological Gardening For Growing Food When we think of organic gardening and permaculture we tend to conjure up images of leathery-skinned bearded warriors who dedicate their lives to working long …

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