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How cold is too cold for chickens? It might surprise you that this question comes with lots of answers. How your chickens handle the cold depends on their age, health, and breed. So what might be the perfect weather for one chicken is too cold for another. Most adult chickens can handle temperatures below freezing, …

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We are firm believers in keeping chickens as cheaply as possible. That means DIY projects and finding everything as cheaply as possible. And one of the first obstacles you might run into is where to keep your baby chicks. A brooder can get expensive quickly if you aren’t careful, which is such a shame because …

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What if you don’t have access to electricity? Here are some tips to keep chickens warm without electricity.  Once again, winter is upon us. And whether you are a seasoned chicken owner or new to the game, it can be scary. We worry that our chickens won’t keep warm or smaller hens will get frostbite. …

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