Beginners Guide to Keeping Poultry

Welcome To The Poultry Barn

The Poultry Barn is a new site for beginners looking to raise their own poultry.

Next month, April, we’ll be starting “The Coop Build” our first project. As well as other projects throughout the year, feeders, waterers, nest boxes, etc.

If you have any questions feel free and ask away.

How To Brood Baby Chicks

So the thought of those cute fluffy chicks has got you placing your order. It’s not your fault, you’re not in control, they are! Those little chicks have a power beyond our understanding …

Coop Design

Coop design is going to be one of your most important decisions. You’re going to live with it day in, day out. So the smallest problem is going to make you swear on a daily basis, or at least think about bad …

Should I Heat My Coop?

We all want to protect our birds during the winter. We want to keep them all snuggly and warm, just like us. Do we really need to use heat? Most birds can deal with cold, but can’t deal with drafts and humidity.