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Friday, October 7, 2011 | 2 Comments

  Barbara Kilarski wrote a terrific book: Keep Chickens!, it encourages, motivates, and inspires me about basic chicken care. One of the (many) things that she shares about, is what she feeds her chickens. Cottage cheese, of all things, is a food that she recommends.  So, I happily gave it... [More]

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Thursday, September 8, 2011 | 0 Comments

  I’ll bet the question made you think twice. My chickens have nipples.  But not the kind you think!  These nipples are called poultry watering nipples, and they are metal and plastic widgets designed to fit into a vessel, to control and protect a clean water supply to the poultry.... [More]