Keeping Chickens Newsletter April 2012 Vol. 2

Getting Chickens To Lay Eggs In The Nestboxes


Kay : My first year of raising chickens has been a great one. The story about the ceramic eggs. I had read that the ceramic eggs helped the pullets get started laying eggs. I put

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Chicken Bailout Plan


Before you jump to conclusions, let me assure you that extravagant executive bonuses will not be a concern; the Happiest Chicken CEO (fondly known as Big Mama, No Feathers or less respectfully as Mother

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Digging Chickens


Sunnie : Hi Gina, I have some nice pictures of my girls that I'd like to share: my dog dug a hole looking for a gopher, then the girls came over to eat the worms!

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Steam Treatment for Egg Bound Hen


The Hromas Family : I am writing in response to the April newsletter in which one of your readers talked about a hen being egg-bound. I would like to relate our own story about Fritz-Fritz,

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Enjoying Watermelon as a Treat


MJ : I enjoy reading all the letters and it helps me a lot about the chickens. This is my first year to take care of chicks and I love it. I have very healthy

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The Difference Moving To A Place with A2 Zoning Can Make


John : Well it finally happened!!!! After living in the suburbs all my life and having to get rid of my chickens due to zoning. I finally moved to the country!!!! The zoning on the

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Work in Progress


Steve : Here is our work in progress. Steve & Laurel in Mesa, AZ.

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