Backyard Chicken guides tips

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Daily treats for chickens
Chickens have a lot of energy and need plenty of calories. Here you will learn that flocks need a daily snack and what that looks like.
Wondering how to collect chicken poop and what to do with it once you’ve cleaned the coop? Learn more in this in-depth guide.
Easy How-To on Gathering Poultry Poop
Wondering how to collect chicken poop and what to do with it once you’ve cleaned the coop? Learn more in this in-depth guide.
Embarking on a chicken farming venture can be an expensive endeavor. Fortunately, there are several money-saving strategies to consider when it comes to raising chickens. Explore our insightful list of 18 practical tips that can help cut costs and enhance the efficiency of your poultry operation. Dive in and discover ways to optimize your chicken farm's financial sustainability while ensuring the well-being of your flock.
Budget-Friendly Chicken Care
Embarking on a chicken farming venture can be an expensive endeavor. Fortunately, there are several money-saving strategies to consider when it comes to raising chickens. Explore our insightful list of 18 practical tips that can help cut costs and enhance the efficiency of your poultry operation. Dive in and discover ways to optimize your chicken farm's financial sustainability while ensuring the well-being of your flock.
As chicken keepers, we all enjoy freshly laid eggs. Have you ever wondered how long eggs will stay fresh for? Or how long those store-bought ‘fresh eggs’
Keeping Eggs Fresh
As chicken keepers, we all enjoy freshly laid eggs. Have you ever wondered how long eggs will stay fresh for? Or how long those store-bought ‘fresh eggs’
There are 5 major mistakes people make when purchasing chicks, of course, we all make more mistakes than that. Here they are…
Wise buyer tips for chicks purchasing decision
There are 5 major mistakes people make when purchasing chicks, of course, we all make more mistakes than that. Here they are…
Close-up of a chicken with a focus on its head, with text overlay "Chickens Unmasked: Lesser-Known Trivia" from The Happy Chicken Coop.
Chickens Unmasked: Lesser-known trivia
Discover the intriguing truth about whether chickens have teeth! Learn all about how chickens consume their food without the need for teeth and understand the fascinating reasons behind their toothless existence. Gain insight into this unique aspect of chickens' anatomy and eating habits.
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Advantages of Chicken Keeping
When we have friends over to our house for the first time, and they notice we have chickens in our backyard, one of the first questions most of them…
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Healthy hens need treats
Chickens have a lot of energy and need plenty of calories. Here you will learn that flocks need a daily snack and what that looks like.
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Essential Process for Efficient Aviaca Waste Collection
Wondering how to collect chicken poop and what to do with it once you’ve cleaned the coop? Learn more in this in-depth guide.
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Frugal Chicken Raising Tips
Learn how to reduce costs when starting a chicken farm with our detailed guide. Discover 18 practical money-saving tips for keeping chickens effectively. Dive in to find out smart strategies that can help you manage your expenses efficiently and run a successful chicken farm without breaking the bank.
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Prolonging Egg Shelf Life
Are you curious about the freshness of your eggs? Whether you're an experienced chicken keeper or a fan of store-bought eggs, knowing how long they will stay fresh is important. Let's explore the shelf life of different types of eggs and make sure you always enjoy a delicious breakfast!
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Buying chicks?
There are 5 major mistakes people make when purchasing chicks, of course, we all make more mistakes than that. Here they are…
Close-up of a chicken with a curious expression under the title "Misconceptions: Chickens' Teeth" by The Happy Chicken Coop.
Misconceptions: Chickens' teeth
This will answer the question, “Do chickens have teeth?” and discuss how chickens eat without teeth and why they don’t have one.
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Amazing Reasons for Hen Care
When we have friends over to our house for the first time, and they notice we have chickens in our backyard, one of the first questions most of them…
A collection of mealworms with the text 'Feed the flock cheerfully' by The Happy Chicken Coop.
Feed the flock cheerfully
Chickens have a lot of energy and need plenty of calories. Here you will learn that flocks need a daily snack and what that looks like.