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Go Electric: Protect Your Chickens from Bears and Other Predators
Go Electric: Protect Your Chickens from Bears and Other PredatorsAs a growing number of Granite State residents raise chickens, an increasing number of wildlife species are recognizing unprotected poultry as an easy food source. "Fish and Game strongly recommends that the public take a responsible approach to protecting their chickens and other livestock, one that is beneficial to both the state's wildlife and a [...]
Chicken keeping approved in residential zones
Chicken keeping approved in residential zones The Pierce County Finance and Personnel committee approved to forward a recommendation to amend Chapter 240 to allow domestic fowl on residentially zoned parcels. The amendment would also clarify and better define which agricultural uses are allowed in specific zoning districts."This was a big deal...
Ocala Residents Would be Allowed to Raise Backyard Chickens, If Ordinance PassesOcala might be getting some new feathery residents if an ordinance that allows backyard chickens passes. Currently there's a ban on the birds in the city. The ordinance already passed the Ocala Planning and Zoning Commission with a 5-2 vote. Next up, it will go before the Ocala City Council after a period of public comment on June 18.
Movement On To Loosen Up Long Island Town’s Antiquated Rules On Backyard Chicken Ownership
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Ordinance would scratch out a place for chickens in Ocala
Ordinance would scratch out a place for chickens in OcalaThe proposed ordinance would allow up to six chickens housed in a coop with a chicken run in the backyard of city homes. When Amanda Scacchi got four young chicks from a close family friend about a year ago, she never imagined Ocala didn't allow backyard chickens.

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Backyard Chickens - Is it Really Worth It?
Backyard Chickens - Is it Really Worth It?In this video I discuss some of the benefits of having backyard chickens. About six months ago we decided that we were ready to buy some chickens and dive into animal husbandry in our backyard. While my wife and I had discussed this idea in the past we had always dismissed it since we live in a small suburban community. Although we are not in a big city and we do have enough room it just didn't seem like something that would fit with our lifestyle or living environment.  After all, what would the neighbors say? Don't chickens smell? How much time would be invested in cleaning and feeding the chickens? How much does it cost to feed them, heat the coop, and provide overall care? These were many of the questions that my wife and I had that made us reluctant to get into owning chickens. After having these chickens for about six months now my views and opinions have changed quite a bit. In this video I share some of my opinions about how the chickens have become a perfect fit into our family. If you have been thinking about getting into owning chickens I hope you find this encouraging! Check out the Simple Suburban Living General Store for products used in the coop construction
How to raise chickens in your backyard (10 tips)
How to raise chickens in your backyard (10 tips)City PreppingPublished on Oct 14, 2017  CSUBSCRIBE 229K Ever wanted to get your own fresh eggs but you live in the city? In this video we’ll provide 10 tips for beginners to raise chickens in your own backyard.  Chicken coops: Chicken dust:  DISCLAIMER: This video description contains affiliate links, which means that if you click on one of the product links, I’ll receive a small commission. This help support my channel and allows me to continue making videos. Thank you for the support!  Support the channel by clicking here before you start shopping on Amazon: (heck, even bookmark it for future use if you're feeling extra generous).  follow me on: Instagram - Facebook - Twitter - Visit online - CategoryScience & Technology
Beginners Guide to Raising Backyard Chickens
Beginners Guide to Raising Backyard ChickensGuildbrook Farm - Off Grid LivingPublished on Jul 11, 2017  SUBSCRIBE 127K Thinking of getting backyard chickens? This beginners guide will walk you through how to order chickens, when to order chickens, chicken supplies, chicken feed, how to treat Coccidiosis in chickens, and general chicken care. We take you through the first 6 weeks of owning and raising baby chickens. If you like our videos, give us a THUMBS UP and SHARE! It allows us to keep producing videos each week :0) Want To Support Our Efforts? Brinsea EcoGlow Brooder: Chick Feeder and Waterer: Chick Non-Medicated Starter Feed: Chick Grit: Sav A Chick Electrolytes: Pine Shavings: Sweet PDZ: Corid 20% Powder: Nutri-Drench Poultry: Premier 1 PoultryNet Starter Kit:
Documentry on Backyard Poultry
Documentry on Backyard PoultryBack yard poultry rearing is ubiquitous in rural India and rearing of Back yard poultry forms and important source of income to the rural poor.The activity not only enhances the livelihoods of the rural poor but also helps in their nutritional security,especially of the much needed protein, the deficiency of which is rampant across rural India. This video shows back yard poultry farming practiced in a semi-intensive system which holds greater potential for enhanced income levels For further details 09000262634/09447150613.
Choosing a Poultry Flock for a Small Backyard
Choosing a Poultry Flock for a Small BackyardIn this video, we offer some advice on choosing a poultry flock for smaller gardens and small spaces. Whether you want to keep it really small with quails, go slightly bigger with bantam chickens, or go even bigger with full-size chickens. We don’t cover waterfowl, because of the water requirements and the mess they make which doesn’t make them ideal for very small spaces.

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Fly Strike – Help! What Do I Do Now?
september 7, 2017 by vjppoultry, posted in new silkies, uncategorized
Vitamins, Silkies, and Wry Neck
september 26, 2017 by vjppoultry, posted in new silkies
Worming Your Silkies in the Fall and Spring
october 14, 2017 by vjppoultry, posted in new silkies
Respiratory Health in the Silkie Chicken Flock
january 20, 2018 by vjppoultry, posted in new silkies
How to Keep Silkie Chickens Cool During a Heat Wave
july 25, 2018 by vjppoultry, posted in new silkies