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If I had chickens,hahaha! Clean Coop Tips. One secret is raised water with a neat stone-apron surround, feed served up off the ground, lots of good clean litter, fresh air (look at all the hardware cloth!) and room to strut.
Chicken Coop Disinfectant Recipe - orange peels steeped in vinegar for a month, then put in a spray bottle. My all-natural store-bought poultry protector smells like that, no wonder. Making my own would be much less expensive. It is sprayed inside the coop when I clean it to discourage mites, fleas, bugs, etc.
DIY and homemade chicken waterers. Quick and easy to put together. You'll need a drill or drill press (or pocket knife in a pinch), pliers, a plastic container of any size, and the contents of one of our kits.
Whitewashing the chicken coop Classic lime whitewash disinfects, repels insects, and preserves by sealing surfaces and wicking up water. It dries to an opaque white that beautifully reflects light to brighten up dim spaces. Whitewashing the chicken coop