Nutrition

Chicken Watering: A Comprehensive Guide

Chicken Watering: A Comprehensive Guide

Chicken watering can be a cause of serious diseases if not done properly. There are proper ways and materials to be used when giving drinking water to your chickens so continue reading. Like all animals, chickens need clean water. Although this seems easy enough - filling a container, placing it in the chicken coop, providing them with 24-hour access - environmental factors and the best mode of delivery must be taken into account. Is a galvanized sprue the best, or will a sturdy plastic one work just fine? And then there are additives, like vitamins and supplements, that can stain…
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Can Chickens Eat Pumpkin? Benefits You Should Know

Can Chickens Eat Pumpkin? Benefits You Should Know

Have you ever wondered if can chickens eat pumpkins? Fall time is in the air, and the pumpkin patches are open. Chickens will be so excited to receive a special treat this season! With extra nutrition and added fun, let's look at the reasons to feed chickens pumpkins. Chickens love to eat pumpkins and their seeds. The best part is that it is a snack that will last for days. What I like to do is cut the pumpkin in half to help the chickens get started. Then I feed the chickens the whole pumpkin. They may look weird at…
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Healthy Chickens? 10 Ways on How to Grow them

Healthy Chickens? 10 Ways on How to Grow them

For us, having healthy chickens is equal to living a happy and healthy family. I don't know about you, but I love to pamper my chickens. My husband loves it even more than I do. They run to greet my husband when he comes home from work like he has bread in his pockets. Knowing him, could. Top 10 ways to grow healthy chickens Quality and healthy chicken feed will provide most of the nutrients that chickens need. Giving them treats that also provide nutrition is a great way to pamper your chickens. Besides diet, there are other things chickens…
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Best Fruits for Your Chickens: 10 Fruits they Love to Eat

Best Fruits for Your Chickens: 10 Fruits they Love to Eat

Do you know that chickens love to eat fruits? If you have a source of kitchen scraps or spoiler fruits from the market, this article will tell you the best fruits for your chickens. What do chickens eat? Our feathered friends like to eat a varied diet. This is why they often hunt for vegetables, insects, worms, seeds, and other tasty treats while roaming the garden. However, even in an environment with a lot of space or an open field farm, it is very important to ensure that your hens have a balanced diet that contains all the essential nutrients…
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