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Chicken Egg Colors By Breed | RARE Breeds & Hybrids Included! | Get Rainbow Eggs from your Flock
View OVER 50 images of various colored chicken eggs, all *LABELED* with the breed or hybrid who laid every egg! Awesome resource for creating the rainbow egg laying backyard chicken flock of your dreams. Click to view all 50 pics on one page:
Homesteading | Must Have Features For Your Chicken Coop
SAVE for later! What is something about your coop that you love? 📸 creator: @freedomhavenfarm (via Instagram) Follow @bestofhomesteading for tips, inspiration, and stories from the homesteading community. 🐓 🐄 @bestofhomesteading 🐄 @bestofhomesteading 🐄 @bestofhomesteading The copyright of this post doesn’t belong to @bestofhomesteading, nor do we intend to monetize this content. #chickencoop #chickens #backyardchickens #homesteader #Homesteadhacks
Homesteading | How To Know If Your Hen Is In Her Egg Laying Cycle
Do you know how to tell if your hens are in their egg laying cycle? Did you know hens have egg laying cycles? 📸 creator: @v.o.2.max (via Instagram) Take a look at their combs! (As shown in the video) Bright Red = laying eggs currently Light pink = on an egg laying break . . Check out our “Anti Social Homestead Club” Homestead Merch shirts 🔗 in bio! PS ❤️ and 📬 share this post with a fellow homesteady friend! Follow @bestofhomesteading for tips, inspiration, and stories from the homesteading community. 🐓 🐄 @bestofhomesteading 🐄 @bestofhomesteading 🐄 @bestofhomesteading The copyright of this post doesn’t belong to @bestofhomesteading, nor do we intend to monetize this content. It is edited and shared for purpose of awareness, if the content OWNER (visual/audio) of this post has an
How to create calcium supplements for your backyard hens
Dont throw away your egg shells! Bake them in the oven at 350 degrees F, for 30 minutes. Crush the shells into small pieces then offer some to your chickens daily. Your hens will know how much to eat and how often. The calcium helps your chicken lay hard shelled eggs. Chickens who are laying regularly will need and eat more, versus older hens who lay less or not at all.
Diy nesting box for chickens part 2
Making a Dust Bath for my Chickens
Difficulty: Easy Ingredients • Diatomaceous earth • Wood Ash • Dirt
There are several breeds of chicken that lay blue eggs
Are your chickens molting? Here are two ways to help your chickens grow back their feathers!
Save for later when your chickens start to molt! Molting chickens are ugly and it takes a lot of their energy (say goodbye to lots of egg production) when they are molting. Do your chickens a favor and up their protein. This will get them back to their normal laying schedule and get their new feathers grown in quicker. Remember: Buy feed that is high in protein. I try to get a feed higher than 18% crude protein. Buy grubs for your chickens to give them as treats. These are high in protein and your chickens will love you for them! Visit for more tips and tricks: https://www.thecarterlodown.com/post/how-to-help-your-chickens-through-their-molt
Why feed chickens red pepper flakes
bumble foot and poppy butt, time for epsom sat bath
Fresh Pumpkin is a very healthy treat for chickens!
Give your chickens a disco ball
Cold Morning Protein Breakfast for Molting Chickens…scrambled eggs, scratch grains, and mealworms.
Grew sunflower heads 🌻 For a chicken treat.
How to store your chicken eggs for winter:
Make sure to store eggs unwashed in the fridge so they’ll last the longest. Once you wash fresh eggs, they lose a protective film that allows air and water to penetrate the shell.
It looks like mom has a favorite!
chicken tips🌈☁️⚡️
Cleaning our Chicken Coop
How to clean the chicken coop
How to take care of chickens
Backyard Chicken Coop Recap
How much are you paying for chicken eggs in your area? My last diy project of 2022 was putting the finishing touches on the chicken coop run. I’m so happy that we added chickens to our backyard last year and I cannot wait for our hens to start laying egg very soon ❤️
chickens love pomegranates
If you didnt know, chickens love pomegranates! I give any partially chewed pomegranates from my homes fruit trees(thank your mr. squirrel) to my chickens so i dont have to toss them out.
What you need to know about raising chickens for eggs | Backyard low maintenance chickens
Although low-maintenance, chickens do require a small amount of daily care as well as some monthly and semi-annual maintenance. Chickens need to be fed and water changed daily. They need to be let out of the coop each morning and put into the coop at dusk each night to protect them from predators. Eggs should be picked up twice a day. I also believe spending a little time and talking to your chickens not only is good for them, but for you as well. The coop and pen should be cleaned out weekly to maintain sanitation and odor control.
Feeding Chickens Food Scraps | Spaghetti Squash
They don’t eat the skins but enjoy pecking off the little pieces of cooked squash! Remember to always research if foods are safe before giving them to your chickens!
Chicken Tips For First Time Owner
So many benefits from red pepper flakes! 🌶️🌶️🌶️🌶️🤌🏻✨ Red peppers act as a natural dewormer Sto
Chickens Like Tomatoes
A human tryna steal Chicken eggs 🥚 |Funny Animal Clips