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Fall Chicken Coop Checklist!

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Fall Chicken Coop Checklist!

  It’s pumpkin season, and there’s lots you can do in your backyard chicken coop this season to prepare for the cooler months ahead. When the days get shorter, you might worry about flock’s health.   Although chickens weather winter pretty well in most locations (their feathers help!), just a few tweaks can mean an easier time when the mercury dips.   Don’t worry! They’ll likely be fine, especially if you’re prepared! Here’s what you can do to help them have a happy fall and winter!   Do a final deep clean before winter and ice sets in. Don’t do...

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Why Do Chickens Lay Eggs With Soft Shells Or Without A Shell?

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Why Do Chickens Lay Eggs With Soft Shells Or Without A Shell?

Did you notice how your chickens are laying soft eggs and are worried about it? There are a variety of factors affecting the type of eggs chickens produce. In this article, I will help you understand the reason behind getting soft eggs from your chickens and how to do something about it.

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6 All-Natural Ways To Keep Flies, Gnats, And Mosquitoes Off Your Chickens

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6 All-Natural Ways To Keep Flies, Gnats, And Mosquitoes Off Your Chickens

Nothing is worse than being bothered by flying pests. It can make life miserable for you….and your chickens! That’s why this article is about my top 6 ways to keep flies, gnats, and mosquitoes off your chickens so you AND they can enjoy time outside!

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