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Apple Cider Vinegar for chickens

Apple Cider Vinegar for chickens

Apple Cider Vinegar (ACV) can work wonders for your chooks – naturally! It can be used to help ward off infection by boosting the immune system. Unpasteurised is the best. It’s this raw, unprocessed type that contains the “mother”. The...
Keeping ducks with chickens

Keeping ducks with chickens

Keeping ducks with chickens is not only possible but a lot of fun. It has often been said that chickens are the gateway animal to farming! Raising ducks or raising chickens is becoming a far more frequently asked question. Backyard chicken keeping has been popular for...
Fermenting Chicken Feed

Fermenting Chicken Feed

Fermented chicken feed is probiotics for your chicken. It’s a wet mash created by lactic acid fermentation (the same type of fermentation as naturally occurs in sauerkraut). Just like kraut, it contains all the bacteria that’s good for your...
How to reduce flies in the chicken coop

How to reduce flies in the chicken coop

If you have chickens, you probably have flies. They’re pesky, disease-ridden, and abundant. Once they invade, they’re quick to colonise and almost impossible to exterminate. Flies thrive in warm, humid, and smelly conditions. They tend to congregate in areas where...
Homemade Coop Cleaning Recipe

Homemade Coop Cleaning Recipe

It is so important to keep a clean coop and we have some fabulous ready made cleaning options available. However, if you want a completely natural homemade cleaner we can also help. Why not try our homemade coop cleaning recipe? Ingredients: 6 grapefruit or 8 oranges...