When it comes to keeping a chicken coop warm through the cold winter months, the safety of your flock certainly needs to be a top priority. Unfortunately, heating a coop can be quite the fire hazard if not done properly.
The title for today’s article was taken from the words uttered as we finished installing the Omelet automatic chicken door to our new coop this past spring. As we watched it slide open for the first time, I turned to
So just what does it take to raise a small flock of backyard chickens? We have been flooded the last few weeks with emails and questions about raising backyard chickens. And the questions cover nearly every subject imaginable: Is it
“I have always wanted to raise chickens!” – It’s a statement we hear at least once a week, and is usually followed quickly by: “is it difficult?”. The truth of the matter is – chickens are one of the easiest “farm”