This Couple Turned the Top Floor of a Rickety Barn Into a Fully Functioning Home – countryliving.com

countryliving.com This Couple Turned the Top Floor of a Rickety Barn Into a Fully Functioning Homecountryliving.comOne Sunday, the couple discovered tiny Santa Fe, Tennessee (population: 300), and a few days later, they found themselves in a bidding war at an auction for an 83-acre property, complete with an old farmhouse, a smokehouse, a chicken coop, […]

Olmstead resident denied chicken coop – Lancaster Bee

Lancaster Bee Olmstead resident denied chicken coop Lancaster Bee Timea Braun, a resident of Olmstead Avenue in Depew, had her special employ permit denied Tuesday night, a request to keep two chickens in her backyard. All members of the security council voted down any such requests, citing concerns was put forward by neighbors in the […]

Smithsburg residents are raising backyard chickens – Herald-Mail Media

Herald-Mail Media Smithsburg residents are creating backyard chickens Herald-Mail Media In this 2015 file photo, cage-free chickens walk in a fenced grassland on the Francis Blake organic farm on Wednesday near Waukon, Iowa. The Smithsburg Town Council passed an ordinance in 2016 permitting residents to raise backyard chickens.

Raising backyard chickens on the North Fork – Northforker (blog)

Northforker (blog) Raising backyard chickens on the North ForkNorthforker (blog)The errand was routine. The package? Not so much. Inside were six baby chickens — no more than two days old. After several weeks of nursing in a brooder box, the fledgling hens would join the Hausers' 15 other chickens in their backyard coop in Mattituck. […]

Urban Agriculture Meets Milwaukee Backyards in Chicken Coops and Honeybee Hives – Milwaukee Magazine

Milwaukee Magazine Urban Agriculture Meets Milwaukee Backyards in Chicken Coops and Honeybee Hives Milwaukee Magazine They picked up the chicks at the post office and put them in a storebought coop. They were now chicken keepers a enjoying the tasty yolks and firm whites of the eggs, and appreciating the rich compost generated for their […]

DIY urban farming gets a boost with the modern chicken coop – Cult MTL

Cult MTL DIY urban farming gets a boost with the modern chicken coopCult MTLJPK: It seems like there could have been a fair degree of micro-management in overseer efforts regarding chicken coops — but from the sound of it, POC POC is designed to only supply the tools a person needs, in addition to the […]

Raising chickens growing in popularity – Gaston Gazette

Gaston Gazette Raising chickens growing in popularityGaston GazetteBrunner has about 70 chickens that she keeps in coops in her backyard. According to data recently published in Poultry Science, a speciality magazie aimed at the poultry industry, about 70 percent of chicken owners keep 10 or fewer chickens on their … Read more: www.gastongazette.com

Chickens do best when they can play, climb and bathe – ScienceNordic

ScienceNordic Chickens do best when they can play, climb and batheScienceNordicSo they divided a standard chicken coop into two, with several thousand chickens in each section. The only difference between the coops was that half the birds had access to platforms, hay bales, and peat dust baths. These chickens were able to satisfy … Read […]