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How to Build Your Own Chicken Coop Economically : plans for chicken coop

To get an idea of how much building a coop will cost, make a list of your need materials and canvass the prices of each. If you don’t, you may end up spending upwards of $ 300 for a chicken coop, and that can sound unrealistic considering the present economic conditions.

So, how can you lower construction costs?

Wood is the most commonly used material in building a chicken coop, but new lumber can be expensive, especially if you plan to build a coop to house more than 10 chickens. Obviously, you would want to find out if there are… Continue reading

How to Build a Chicken Coop Economically Using The Latest Plans and Designs

Have you decided to go ahead and keep chickens in your backyard but, are now wondering how to build a chicken coop that will be perfect for both you and their needs? Well, it is probably far easier than you may have first thought and is certainly one of the most cost effective ways that I can find to give your chickens safe, secure and comfortable housing really easily.

There some fantastic ideas, hints and tips on the best ways in how to build a chicken coop, all easily accessible to your fingertips. Technology really seems to have given chicken… Continue reading

Common Terms
Molt or molting:
Usually happens once a year where a chicken will shed some it’s feathers to regrow new ones. During the molting season the chickens will not produce any eggs.
Starter feed:
Specially formulated food/feed for baby chicks.
Chicken jokes
Q: What happens when a chicken eats gunpowder?
A: She lays a hand gren-egg.