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Bee Keeping Advice (this blog also discusses raising chickens, gardening and general homesteading :)

Bee Keeping Advice (this blog also discusses raising chickens, gardening and general homesteading :)

Bee Keeping Advice (this blog also discusses raising chickens, gardening and general homesteading :)

Bee Keeping Advice (this blog also discusses raising chickens, gardening and general homesteading :)

Natural Lice and Mite Prevention: Using Herbs in the Nest Box.  Grow a blend of lavender, chamomile, bay leaves, oregano, peppermint, tansy, wormwood, marigold petals, spearmint, & catnip.  put in nest boxes.  This formula is antibacterial, anti-parasitic, calming, soothing & healing for chickens. Also mint to repel mice!

Natural Lice and Mite Prevention: Using Herbs in the Nest Box. Grow a blend of lavender, chamomile, bay leaves, oregano, peppermint, tansy, wormwood, marigold petals, spearmint, & catnip. put in nest boxes. This formula is antibacterial, anti-parasitic, calming, soothing & healing for chickens. Also mint to repel mice!

Vent sexing sounds and appears very straightforward, but it is a true science and an art form and should not be attempted by backyard chicke...

Vent sexing sounds and appears very straightforward, but it is a true science and an art form and should not be attempted by backyard chicke...

Clues for Sexing Chicks After a Few Weeks, based on secondary sex characteristics.

Clues for Sexing Chicks After a Few Weeks, based on secondary sex characteristics.