Instructables: exploring - living - pets - chicken - popular Sat, 4 Jul 2015 01:49:56 PDT BLOX v1.01 The $3, 30-Minute Egg Incubator
The $3, 30-Minute Egg Incubator - More DIY How To Projects]]> TheGrovestead We live on a small hobby farm in the American midwest and have been raising chickens for 3 years. This year I decided to try hatching our own chicks. Initially, I researched name-brand incubators but found them to be too expensive (upwards of $200). And after researching numerous DIY projects online...
By: TheGrovestead

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Wed, 11 Feb 2015 15:26:37 PST
Beef and Chicken Brown Rice Canine Meals
Beef and Chicken Brown Rice Canine Meals - More DIY How To Projects]]> walts.theman This food is fit for human consumption. (t has to be better then Beneful dog food, look here Who knows in an emergency situation you may need it. I would suggest if you have to eat it, that you cook it th...
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Wed, 28 Jan 2015 20:09:06 PST
Chicken Tractor
Chicken Tractor - More DIY How To Projects]]> jackolsenperth I constructed this chicken tractor for an Environmental Anthropology class, aiming to be able to accommodate around five laying chickens and the possibility of raising chicks. The roost space is in the sheltered upper portion of the A-frame as are the two nesting boxes that are accessible from the o...
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Fri, 25 Apr 2014 07:45:20 PDT
Building a Chicken Tractor, the LONG and DIFFICULT Way! (UPDATED!)
Building a Chicken Tractor, the LONG and DIFFICULT Way! (UPDATED!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> FireBAT For my first Instructable, I'll show you how NOT to build a Chicken Tractor, which is a portable, enclosed pen for chickens. Each day you can move it to a new part of the lawn, so the chickens inside can get fresh grass. This design turned out to be pretty cheap, not too ugly, and easy to move arou...
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Wed, 4 Jun 2008 20:58:02 PDT
DIY Chicken waterer for $10 or less
DIY Chicken waterer for $10 or less - More DIY How To Projects]]> TN777 I am making a waterer for my poultry: 4 guineas, 4 ducks, and 4 hens.  I also need a feeder, but , since I don't have them yet, I will make the feeder after the waterer, which is harder. I cant buy one, because it is usually too expensive. This will show you how to make a chicken waterer for $10  or...
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Thu, 21 Jun 2012 14:19:18 PDT
Making a Chicken Water System
Making a Chicken Water System - More DIY How To Projects]]> MarkSBurgunder Chickens need water but the conventional water containers for chickens allow water to go stagnant and accumulate back wash when the chickens drink. So you are forever changing and cleaning their water. The idea behind this system is that there is no way for any back wash to enter the water and the ...
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Sun, 21 Oct 2012 01:19:46 PDT
PVC Chicken Waterer
PVC Chicken Waterer - More DIY How To Projects]]> PaleoDan So this is the follow on to I ordered a Chicken Waterer Cup from to compliment the PVC Chicken Feeder I made last week.  This was also something I had seen on ebaY. This was just as easy and inexpensive as the feeder. Ma...
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Mon, 2 Apr 2012 11:05:04 PDT
hen saddle
hen saddle - More DIY How To Projects]]> Mimikry My instructable for the egg contest! what could be more related to eggs than chicken? Make your hens happy and get delicious eggs as thanks. chicken owners know about the issues of the roosters favourite lady - her back is bald. here´s how to prevent that, protect the hen from sore, and helping th...
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Sun, 24 Apr 2011 04:06:08 PDT
Backyard Chicken Coop
Backyard Chicken Coop - More DIY How To Projects]]> robbtoberfest I made this little chicken barn a few years ago to house 3-5 laying hens in my back yard. I'm in town and had to design a "pretty" one to keep people from having a chicken coup (ha ha). This one was inspired by some Kansas barns I've seen. I spent about $40 when fully completed. Chicken wire, some 2...
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Fri, 14 Sep 2007 23:07:14 PDT