We’ve been researching raising chickens in our tiny suburban backyard. We really want a more self-sufficient lifestyle, knowing we can’t fully be there for where we live, but to get as far into it as we possibly can until our situation changes to where we can buy the property and live that lifestyle more effectively. I ran across this graphic of helpful hints and thought you might like it, too!
46 Ideas for Building Your Chicken Coop
Thanks to chickenchecklists.com for permission to repost the graphic.
More Ideas when Raising Chickens
Are you raising chickens in cold climates? Here are some tips for you!
Come see how my Dad built his DIY Chicken Tractor on the cheap!
Here are some additional resources:
- The Secret to Keeping Your Nesting Box Clean via FreshEggsDaily.com
- Storye’s Guide to Raising Chickens
- All You Need to Know About Nesting Boxes
- Fresh Eggs Daily: Raising Happy, Healthy Chickens…Naturally by Lisa Steele
- The Backyard Chicken Forum
- Small Chicken Coop
Now go..go and plan great things and start raising some chickens!!!
Tom is a Marketing & Communications graduate interested in nature, gardening, agriculture, and traveling. For the last decade, Tom has turned his hobbies into a full-time job, creating useful resources and guides for all our readers. If he is not working on his next article, you will find Tom spending quality time with family or taking care of his own back garden.