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The Chicken Chick®: Integrating New Chickens into the Flock: "The Playpen Method"

The Chicken Chick®: Integrating New Flock Members-"The Playpen Method." I have decided that the best plan is to just get all new chickens every so many years and butcher the old ones. They just fought and fought and I couldn't seem to stop them.

Great ideas for a cleaner coop.

If I had chickens,hahaha! Clean Coop Tips. One secret is raised water with a neat stone-apron surround, feed served up off the ground, lots of good clean litter, fresh air (look at all the hardware cloth!) and room to strut.

Chicken coop attached so they can enjoy the end of the harvest leftovers fertilize at the same time.

Chicken coop attached so they can enjoy the end of the harvest leftovers & fertilize at the same time. you could even do simple garden bed covers/ mini greenhouses and let the chickens in there most of the time - keep down bugs and make happy chickens!

Chicken coop attached so they can enjoy the end of the harvest leftovers fertilize at the same time.

Chicken coop attached so they can enjoy the end of the harvest leftovers & fertilize at the same time. you could even do simple garden bed covers/ mini greenhouses and let the chickens in there most of the time - keep down bugs and make happy chickens!