Archive for April 2018

Ep. 6 Chick Illnesses

April 19, 2018 @ 4:49 pm

Thank you to our sponsor, Brinsea the Incubation Specialists, for making this episode possible!

In this episode, Zach and Charlotte explore different illnesses that you should be aware of when raising chickens. They discuss signs, symptoms, and treatments to help you be better prepared.

 

Links from this episode:

Biosecurity - The Livestock Conservancy

Using Diatomaceous Earth - Melisa Caughey

5 Conditions Not Worthy of a Death Sentence - the Chicken Chick

The Chicken Health Handbook - Story

Chickens and Stargazing

Common Problems with Baby Chicks and How to Overcome Them

 

  


 

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Until next time... May the flock be with you!


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Ep. 5 Brooder Basics

April 5, 2018 @ 1:01 am

Thank you to our sponsor, Brinsea the Incubation Specialists, for making this episode possible!

In this episode, Zach and Charlotte discuss what considerations to take when setting up a brooder for your chicks.

 

Links from this episode:

Setting Up Your Brooder

Raising Chicks: A week-by-week schedule 

Raising Chicks: Chick Brooder Temperature and Light RequirementsStorey’s Guide to Raising Chickens

DIY Brooder

Boredom in the Brooder

 

Photo Credit: Shannon Cole - Country Girl in the Village 

 

 

 


 

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Until next time... May the flock be with you!


The Community Chickens podcast is a production of Ogden Publications.

 

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