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Our perfect duck house! One week after work project.  My grandpa's old cow watering tub made it just right.

Our perfect duck house! One week after work project. My grandpa's old cow watering tub made it just right.dont need the house bit tho but the rest is perfect. Look for an old spa!

how to keep the ducks alive during winter. I am so trying this! It was a constant battle with thawing out the water this year!

how to keep the chicken water from freezing during winter. It was a constant battle with thawing out the water this year!

How to sex day old chicks: one even row of feathers on wings = male // two rows = female

How to sex day old chicks: one even row of feathers on wings = male // two rows = female. just gentle pull their wing out and you are looking for the tips of the feathers on the end of the wing.

Baby Chicks, Farm Animals, Chicken, Eggs

http://lifeonahomestead.com/launch This is what I'm aiming to have up for our new flock.  I bet there's a way I can make it for chicks too.  Hmmmmm....

Chicken feeder - love the inside of this coop too! - this would be great for Lori! She wouldn't have to lug food out as often, and it looks pretty simple!

Green roofs environmental benefits Green roofs can be advantageous for many reasons: Reduce heating and cooling Increase the roof life span by at least double Grow fruits, vegetables, and flowers Reduce run-off storm water Filter pollutants and CO2 out of the air Insulate for sound and heat Filter pollutants and heavy metals out of rainwater Increase wildlife habitat

Roofs that hold water: reduce heating and cooling costs, increase life of roof, and create a rooftop garden! Would be great on a shipping container home, as there might be a risk of collapsed roof otherwise if drainage isn't sufficient.