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Boredom Busters 2.0

Boredom Busters 2.0

f you experience harsh winters, your flock may get “coop fever”, much like cabin fever that so many of us humans experience when we are unable to enjoy the great outdoors due to bad weather. I’ve put together a few fun and easy ideas to keep your birds moving and grooving throughout the winter.

Super Bowl Hot Wings Recipe

Super Bowl Hot Wings Recipe

The Instant Pot pressure cooker is a widely popular kitchen appliance that makes cooking seem more complicated than it really is. We came up with this Hot Wings chicken recipe for our Super Bowl party. We hope you’ll enjoy it too.

How To Make Egg Drop Soup

How To Make Egg Drop Soup

Basically, Egg Drop Soup is a rich herbed chicken broth with ribbons of whipped eggs and a simple garnish with some fresh chives. It’s a simple, humble dish that has tons of warmth and flavor. The best thing about this soup is how easy it is to make.

Winter Chicken Keeping Tips

Winter Chicken Keeping Tips

Customers frequently ask if their coop needs a heat source during the winter. The answer is no. The important thing is to keep the drafts down on your girls while protecting them from the winds and precipitation. They need to be kept dry and have access to fresh water and feed.

Breed Spotlight: New Hampshire Red

Breed Spotlight: New Hampshire Red

The New Hampshire Red is typically lighter reddish-orange colored than a Rhode Island Red, which should be deep mahogany. Modern-day New Hampshire Red hens can lay an average of 170-200 eggs annually.

12 Steps For The Chicken Addict

12 Steps For The Chicken Addict

Outlined below is a 12 step course of action to successfully recover from a chicken addiction.
Admit you are powerless over chickens and chicken related items.
Believe that only a power greater than ourselves could keep us from buying more chickens.