homemade chicken waterer- so stinking simple and smart! (Wonder if you could do the same thing with a large "Gatorade" cooler and give your hens cool water in the summer.)
Check out this talented professional wood working artist, Ashley Harwood...www.ashleyharwood.com. She has some amazing creations!!
Homemade Chicken Drinker
I just thought I'd put up a few photos I took of our homemade chicken waterer, MK2, while I was sorting out the rhubarb champagne the other day. Now I know this is nothing particularly revolutionar...
Chicken coop made from pallets by myrtle
Wood ash and DE, the dust bathing dream team
dust bathing for chickens
5 gallon water bottles, 5 gallon plastic bucket, a bit of drilling, a touch of PVC and voila! Chicken watering and feed buckets that mostly stay clean.
Take preventative measures to keep your chickens worm-free by growing and feeding them these natural de-worming plants.
Homemade Whole Grain Chicken Feed
Garden Betty’s Homemade Whole Grain Chicken Feed Makes 8 1/2 pounds (fills 10-pound feeder) 4 cups oat groats 4 cups black oil sunflower seeds 4 cups hard red wheat berries 2 cups soft white wheat berries 2 cups kamut 2 cups millet 2 cups whole corn 1 cup lentils 1 cup sesame seeds 1 cup flax seeds 1/2 cup brewer’s yeast 1/4 cup kelp granules free-choice oyster shells free-choice grit
10 Chicken Supplies from the Dollar Store
Murano Chicken Farm: 10 Chicken Supplies from the Dollar Store, a great article with tips on how to save money on supplies we all need for our pets!
How to Make a Chicken Waterer Here's an easy and super cheap way to make a chicken waterer. You can possibly make it for free, using all recycled materials. (I made mine for $1.00 because I found a cake pan at a dollar store.)