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Pros & Cons of Raising Free Range Chickens

Trying to decide whether or not to raise free-ranging chickens can be tough. We’ve all heard that chickens benefit from free-ranging, but there are also reasons to keep your chickens confined. The chicken experts at Nutrena have provided us with pros and cons of raising free-range chickens to help you make the choice that is right for you and your birds. After reading, you will have a better idea if you have enough space for free range chickens and some of the reasons your chickens might be happier within their coop and run.

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How to Winterize Your Coop & Keep Your Flock Happy in Cold Climates

Raising chickens in cold climates can be scary for new chicken owners. Egg production slows down, and new issues arise as your chickens are introduced to colder temperatures. Be sure to winterize your coop to make sure your flock stays warm, happy, and healthy.

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What Chicken Coop is Best for Your Backyard Flock?

You’ve decided that you want to have some new feathered family members, but before you bring them home, make sure that they have the perfect coop to come home to. Just like our homes, chicken coops come in a bunch of different styles and sizes so it can be tough to know exactly what your chickens will need. Today, we’re going to fill you in on some tips and tricks to creating the perfect haven for your new flock.

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