Author : Samantha Johnson
ISBN : 9780760364116
Genre : Technology & Engineering
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This revised and expanded edition of How to Build Chicken Coops—one of the best-selling titles in Voyageur's successful series licensed by Future Farmers of America (FFA)—provides complete and easy-to-follow instructions on building a coop, including 16 pages of new content. Voyageur's acclaimed FFA-licensed series has helped countless first-time animal owners confidently care for their new companions. How to Build Chicken Coops provides answers in a one-stop reference so chicken owners don't have to waste time searching online for advice. Whether readers are involved in the FFA, interested in starting an urban or suburban flock, or just curious about country living or urban farming, raising chickens is a great way to get started. And, when you build your own coop, you can make customizations to meet your specific needs and save money at the same time! Beautifully designed and authoritatively written, How to Build Chicken Coops is a trusted guide to new chicken keepers of all ages. Inside, readers will find more than just a collection of plans, but a compendium of the background and insider information for chicken owners. How much space will you need? What is dust bathing? How many nest boxes and windows will your coop need? How much will it cost? What steps do you need to take to keep your chickens safe from predators? Expanded and redesigned to appeal even more to middle and high school age enthusiasts, How to Build Chicken Coops takes the guesswork out of building a safe and comfortable home that's just right for your flock of chickens.
Author : Max Green
ISBN : 1532967292
File Size : 79.23 MB
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2nd Edition!! Now includes instructions with pictures and materials list for building a chicken coop!! Free bonus plans and video walkthrough inside! There is nothing better than collecting fresh, still warm chicken eggs in the knowledge that you and your family have exclusively looked after the birds. You what the birds ate and went into the eggs. There's a growing trend in the us for people to keep chickens in their backyards both for eggs, meat and gardening fertilizer. In Austin, Texas, for example, chicken keeping is widespread and, for the moment anyway, even roosters are permitted. Building your own chicken coop could be the first step to a satisfying hobby farming that could lead to healthier living and save you some dollars at the grocery store. If you've taken the plunge and are brooding baby chicks, the only thing that stands between you and supply of fresh eggs is a permanent place for your hens to call home. By six weeks of age they need something more than a cardboard box to live in. Building a basic chicken coop for a small flock of birds is a solid weekend project for the determined "do-it-yourself" with carpentry skills, while the more elaborate coops could easily take several weeks (and will require advanced carpentry skills). All coops have two main components: an enclosed space for sleeping and laying eggs and an open air 'chicken run' to roam around in during the day. The enclosed space should open directly to the run, but should be elevated at least two feet above it so there is space to collect the droppings that fall through the floor. (More on that in a moment. ) There are many possible ways to plan configure, and build a chicken coop, and that is the primary BURDEN of this eBook to teach you all you need to know as a beginner in this exciting endeavor.
As the popularity of urban homesteading and sustainable living increases, it’s no wonder you’re in need of trusted, practical guidance on how to properly house the chickens you’re planning (or have already begun) to keep. Building Chicken Coops For Dummies gives you the information you need to build the most cost-efficient, safe, and easy-on-the-eye enclosures for your backyard flock. This practical guide gives you easy-to-follow and customizable plans for building the backyard chicken coop that works best for you. You’ll get the basic construction know-how and key information you need to design and build a coop tailored to your flock, whether you live in a small city loft, a suburban backyard, or a small rural farm. Includes detailed material lists, instructions, and schematic plans for building a host of different chicken coops Step-by-step guidance on how to build a coop—or design your own Accessible for every level of reader Whether you’re just beginning to gain an interest in a back-to-basics lifestyle or looking to add more attractive and efficient coops to your current flock‘s digs, Building Chicken Coops For Dummies gives you everything you need to build a winning coop!
Author : Gail Damerow
ISBN : 9781603423465
Genre : Technology & Engineering
File Size : 24.10 MB
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Since 1973, Storey's Country Wisdom Bulletins have offered practical, hands-on instructions designed to help readers master dozens of country living skills quickly and easily. There are now more than 170 titles in this series, and their remarkable popularity reflects the common desire of country and city dwellers alike to cultivate personal independence in everyday life.
Just like houses, chicken coops come in all shapes and sizes. Judy Pangman presents how-to drawings and conceptual plans for 45 coops — from the strictly practical to flights of fancy — guaranteed to meet the needs of every bird owner, however big or small your flock may be. Color photographs and innovative suggestions fill this encouraging guide, while lively anecdotes profile an array of coop builders and their various construction methods. Start building the coop of your chickens’ dreams!
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Keeping chickens is a hobby that has always been around. If you read in history as far back as you can, you will see that we have kept chickens in one way or another, for one reason or another. In more recent times, keeping these marvelous birds is regaining popularity with the urban residence. Now you don't have to go all the way out to grandma's farm to get those fresh eggs, or to see the funny little flock of hens. With the ability to keep your own chickens, you open up your door to a wealth of possibilities. Whether you want to raise your birds for organic chicken, you want to have an endless supply of the best eggs you can get, or you just want that charm that only chickens can bring, you know you want a flock of your own. But there's a lot to know when it comes to these birds, so you need help. That is right where this book comes in. Giving you all the information you need to raise and care for your own flock, and ensuring you will have many eggs for years to come. Follow the guidelines I have set out in this book, and you won't have any problems at all with your chickens. Learn how to care for chickens and choose the right breed for your home Learn how to build coops that they will love Learn how to build coops that are chicken friendly and user friendly... make cleaning a breeze! Learn the tips and tricks you need to have a successful flock And more!
Chicken Coops The Ultimate Beginner's Guide to Planning and Building the Perfect Chicken Coop Protecting your chickens from harsh environment conditions and keeping them away from predators is an ideal idea to keep in check. And for this reason, you build a chicken coop for your chickens.This book will take you step by step to building your own chicken coop for the betterment of your chickens. The book will provide you with simplified methods which don't require advanced carpentry techniques to do it. It will also ensure that your dream of having a unique chicken coop has been fulfilled. It will enlighten you with techniques such as: How to put up your own chicken coop. The necessary tools and equipment needed. Features of a chicken coop. Chicken coop accessories.
Author : Gabriel Salinas
ISBN : 1548949035
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It is no joke that times are tight these days, and it can be really difficult to make ends meet. We all do what we can to make those little loose ends come together, and try to make the most out of our dollars. If only there was a way that you could make money at home, without having to invest a bunch of time and money into a business. Sure, you are motivated enough to do it, but when it comes down to all of the hard work that is involved, how do you justify spending all of that time and effort on something when you are already stretched so thin? Well, there is good news in all of this hardship, and that is a simple little answer: chickens. Chickens are a fast and easy way to make money at home, not to mention fun. These little animals are a delight to anyone who owns them, and they are a perfect addition to any household. Most people can have them regardless of where they live, and they are easy to obtain and maintain. With a permit, some know-how, and a little bit of elbow grease, you are able to get a flock of chickens, and save money and make money by having them. This book is going to show you everything you need to know to build your own chicken coop, purchase your own chickens, and make money through keeping them. You will be amazed at just how easy it is to keep and maintain these hardy little animals. This book includes everything: Building instructions for various coops Maintenance for your birds Ways to effectively make money through keeping them How to keep your flock healthy And more!