Tag Archives: backyard chickens

  1. Hawk attack!

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    March 2, 2015 by beriel79

    We have many predators in our area including fox, coyote, racoons, and even the occasional bear.  But we have never had …
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  2. Breakfast for Chickens

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    February 5, 2015 by beriel79

    December came, the days got shorter and my hens all stopped laying!  It happened overnight and I was horrified that I …
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  3. Chicken Breeds & Egg Color

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    February 5, 2015 by beriel79

    When I chose the breeds of chicken that I wanted to raise many factors came into play.  My top priorities: …
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  4. DIY Chick Brooder

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    January 31, 2015 by beriel79

    In preparation for my first flock of chicks I built this brooder.  I had no idea what to expect or …
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  5. Chickens & Winter

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    January 30, 2015 by beriel79

    My chickens don’t love the snow.  They tolerate the cold rather well but the snow turns them off.  They don’t …
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  6. Chicken Feed Storage

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    January 30, 2015 by beriel79

    It’s important to have a dry, rodent proof storage container to store chicken feed but I also wanted it to …
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  7. Automatic Chicken Feeder

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    January 30, 2015 by beriel79

    This was overall a very easy project and required only a few supplies.  Once you find the supplies assembly should …
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Rebecca is a mom, wife, real estate broker, decorator, party planner, chicken keeper, and gardener