Fresh water during freezing temps is important for chickens, but commercial deicers can be pricey. This DIY deicer does the job for a lot less.
Pressure-treated lumber can leach metals into the soil. When building raised garden beds, use one of these five naturally rot-resistant woods instead.
With little cost or effort, you can raise live mealworms to provide your backyard chickens for much less than you'll pay for the store-bought, dried treats.
Give your flock something special with these tasty (and healthy) DIY chicken treats. They’re easy to make and sure to get your girls excited!
For a quick idea of your soil composition and necessary amendments, try this easy, at-home test of your three basic soil elements.