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Raising Chicks

From day old chicks to point of lay. With a heat lamp or a broody hen. Feeding, housing and daily care. Everything you need to know.

Rearing Chicks

Rearing Chicks

Rearing your own chicks is certainly not that difficult and certainly doesn’t require any expensive equipment. A cardboard box, heat lamp, wood shavings, chick crumbs and water are all that’s required. You can hatch your own chicks in an incubator from fertile eggs, or you can buy day old chicks from …