Posts Tagged ‘raising chickens’


“Yum!  Fresh eggs are here again!” said my daughter with joy.  When the hens start laying spring is just around the corner. If you’ve ever thought of getting chickens now is a good time to get ready.  With a little preparation they are very easy to raise and the eggs and manure are great to have.  […]

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Keeping flies down in your chicken coop is good for the health of your birds, keeps your neighbors happy and definitely makes collecting eggs a lot more pleasant. Over the years what I’ve found works best to keep these pests down are the following things: Using traps to catch existing flies. Preventing flies by keeping down the […]

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