Category: Raising Backyard Chickens

Taking care of chickens in the winter

Living in Alaska, we get plenty of snow, ice, and freezing temperatures throughout our winters. Chickens actually do really well in the winter – their layers of feathers keep them …

Backyard Chickens: How to Feed Your Chickens

Backyard chickens need a well-balanced diet to stay healthy and provide quality eggs.Andy Larson, small farms specialist and Homegrown Lifestyle coordinator, talks about raising backyard chickens, including what you need, …

Why Raise Backyard Chickens?

Extension Educator Andy Larson describes the many benefits that can come from raising chickens in your backyard. source

Raising chickens for eggs in December

An update from my winter chicken situation on the farm. The chickens are staying dry and clean so far and I am not finding there to be any smell other …

Odorless Chicken Coop with Vermiculture at MADE Farms Philippines

Modular Aquaponics Design and Equipment How the Odorless Chicken Coop with Vermiculture bed works at MADE Farms PhilippinesHelp fund our farming experiments: For bitcoin: 183nauCvgMADbSpR1dFDbwK7bKfVeXVfpp Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/user?u=4708798MADE in the Philippines …

NC Now | Backyard Chickens | UNC-TV

www.unctv.org/ncnow David Huppert explores the growing trend of raising chickens in North Carolina within city limits. The story unscrambles some of the myths associated with raising hens, and offers tips …

How we process backyard meat chickens

Home video demonstrates raising and processing chickens from start to finish for meat. Starting with day old chicks, using chicken “tractors/stagecoaches”, mixing their own chicken ration and sharing their unique …