I am being overwhelmed with baby chicks and more on the way.
Sometimes it takes a snake to fulfill my wish for a bigger brooder.
Varmints will attack when you least expect it so predator proof your chicken pens.
You have ordered your baby chickens and they are due to arrive…a brooder is a must have when raising baby chickens. You can buy brooders from several poultry equipment suppliers or you can make your own. Here are a few ideas from various sources. This first one is from an article in the e-newsletter from [...]
You know at some point there has to be an end to this chicken raising madness. I already have 52 chickens on the farm. I have Rhode Island Reds, Buff Orpingtons, Silver Laced Wyandottes, Black Australorps, Black Sex Links or Black Stars, Ameracaunas, Blue Rocks (Blue Orpington and Barred-Rock mix), and a Light Brahma Rooster. [...]