Hen houses

Hen houses

Hen house – Hotel for chickens   Hen house, as the name implies, houses hens. By definition it is a small building in which hens lay their eggs and where hens stay for most of the time. In the hen house you can see perches where the chickens sleep, and nest boxes which are used for…

modern chicken coop

Benefits of raising chickens

Raising your own chickens, whatever your intentions of raising may be, has its benefits. With how the economy runs nowadays, people are now seeing how they can save dollars from producing their own foods, rather than purchasing from groceries. Aside from producing your own supply of eggs from the chickens, there are other benefits too.…

chickens breeds

Different Chicken Breeds

There are many chicken breeds and not all of them are bred only for its eggs. They are bred both for its eggs and as a delicious table meat. Eggs that can be bought from the market are usually from popular breeds like  the Rhode Island Red and the Longhorn. They usually lay white and brown…

Chicken Feeds

Types Of Chicken Feeds

When growing chickens, you should need to know the different types of chicken feeds and what are its uses and when is the right time to give it to your chickens. This is because not all chicken feeds are appropriate for the right age or the different breeds of chickens. This can compromise your chickens’…

How to Make a Chicken Coop

How to Make a Chicken Coop

Find Out How to Make a Chicken Coop   Backyard Placement There are quite a few factors that you need to consider when preparing how to make a decent chicken coop. The first factor is the right place of the chicken coop in your backyard. The coop should be placed where it is visible to you,…

Hatching eggs

Hatching eggs

When you want to raise chickens, the most favourable season for it is spring. Most hens lay eggs by this time, and it would give the chicks an ample amount of time to grow up and be ready for winter. It takes 21 days, more or less, for an egg to be hatched, considering that…