If you’re part of the growing numbers of homeowners deciding to keep chickens in their backyard, you are probably concerned about how to keep them safe and warm in the winter. And if you can keep their coop comfortable enough that they keep laying when the weather changes, even better! Here are some tips to help you care for your little flock of chickens over the winter.
It’s not the most pleasant of chores, but you’ve got to clean out your coop, nesting area, and change out old bedding and clean up any poop before winter sets in. A cleaner coop is a warmer coop!