Kevin Peterson

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Everything You Need to Know about Chicken Roosting Bars

One of the most common questions I get asked on my Facebook page (Fresh Eggs Daily) is how wide chicken roosting bars should be and how high off the …

How To Make A Nipple Waterer For Chicks ::: Coop Thoughts Blog

<i>In this tutorial, I show you how to make a clean, efficient nipple waterer for your chicks using a push-in poultry nipple and a couple of</i> …

Got FLIES? Vanilla Scented Christmas Trees in the Chicken Coop | The Chicken Chick®

Got a fly problem around your coop and run? Here’s a solution you’re going to have to try to believe. It’s inexpensive and effective: vanilla scented …

Keeping a Rooster

A year ago I started my chicken venture. My Dear Husband, in all his doubting, was happy to finance my insanity. Me, armed with my Green Horn Book of …

The Correct Height For Poultry Nipple Chicken Waterers

Poultry nipples, such as the ones shown on the BriteTap waterer below, can be used to provide water to chicks from the day they hatch. However, the …

Garden Tour: P. Allen Smith's Moss Mountain Farm

Last Wednesday I had the pleasure of a tour of the home and gardens at Moss Mountain Farm, P. Allen Smith’s <i>ferme ornée</i>, or ornamented farm, in the …

An Introduction to Raising Turkeys on the Homestead

We love turkey. For sausage, for burger, for the drumsticks, at Thanksgiving. And, if you have chickens already, adding in a turkey or two on the …

NFL Draft order 2014: Texans lead off 2nd round, Redskins make their 1st pick

We've got the complete order for the second and third rounds.<p>With the first day of the 2014 NFL Draft in the books, Day 2 kicks off on Friday with the second and third rounds. TV coverage begins at 6:30 p.m. ET on ESPN and NFL Network, with the Houston Texans officially going on the clock with the …