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October 2012

Hey Folks. Our guest blogger Betsy is back with some advice on caring for your chickens if you live in a southern climate. We thank her for such a great blog about building the coop and now she offers some great advice about taking care of the chickens in hot weather. Southern Coop Care Raising chickens in Florida brings on a different level of care and maintenance for housing your chickens. We don’t have to worry about cold temperatures or freezing water in South Florida, in fact we introduce frozen water in the dead of summer to give our chickens a much needed break from the heat. Kind...

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October 19, 2012 posted by Jill Siragusa

 

With the fall season in full swing now and the leaves on the trees turning beautiful colors before giving way to nature and falling to the ground to create a quilted landscape it is time to start thinking of our horses and their well being during the cold months.

 

 
Like most animals horses possess built-in responses to freezing temperatures that help them deal with the cold, and like most animals they grow a...
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October 10, 2012 posted by Jill Siragusa