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In Hopes of Healthier Chickens, Farms Turn to Oregano

      FREDERICKSBURG, Pa. — The smell of oregano wafting from Scott Sechler’s office is so strong that anyone visiting Bell & Evans these days could be forgiven for wondering whether Mr. Sechler has forsaken the production of chicken … Continue reading

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HOOP COOP GUIDE

http://www.backyardchickens.com/a/permanent-hoop-coop-guide  Hoop Coop Guide Master Materials List 2- 4″x6″x16′ 12- 2″x6″x10′ 5- 4″x4″x6′ 15- 2″x4″x8′ 5- 52″ Combo/Cattle Panels 2- 48″x50′ ½”x ½” Rolls of Hardware Cloth (3 rolls recommended) 3- 1lb. Boxes of 1 ½” Galvanized Fencing Staples 2 … Continue reading

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Black Soldier Fly Composter / Automatic Chicken Feeder

Black Soldier Fly Composter / Automatic Chicken Feeder Posted on March 28, 2011 by Dennis McClun A simple 3D animation to show relative size and layout of the BSF Composter / Chicken Feeder We have had much success harvesting Black … Continue reading

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