We’ve learned a lot from our first little coop and raising chickens over the years. We learned from the first coop, to build a coop large enough to walk in. Roosters are bigger than hens and need more head space for doors and roosts. But most importantly we learned that chickens are addictive and we […]
Thinking about adding a flock of chickens to your backyard? Now that we are firmly “chicken people” I wouldn’t want to turn back. Not only do they provide us with all the delicious fresh eggs we can eat, they keep our yard free of harmful insects, provide us with tons of rich compost for the […]
One of the first things you need if you are thinking about getting chickens is some kind of housing for them. Chicken coops can be a corner of a shed, a fancy custom built piece of art, or anything in between! If this is your first time keeping chickens you probably will end up with […]
Need a spare coop but short on money? Check out this recycled mini coop I made from scrap materials in my shed! A second mini coop comes in handy for isolating sick chickens, quarantining new birds, brooding chicks and so much more!