Chicken Coop / June 11, 2018 / Maryellen
Why do you choose chicken? Basically, raising chickens is very cheap rather than petting dog in your house. The foods are cheap, lots of options for its shelter, no need for pet care, and if you can make it the backyard chicken then it will be much more inexpensive. Backyard chickens are sometimes called as urban chickens. Thus, you will have an urban chicken coop just like a backyard with certain characteristic. Urban chicken is good source of food, providing bunch of healthy eggs, but when they are mature enough, their production of eggs will be decreased.
They are easy to feed. Urban chicken or backyard chicken is basically omnivore so you can feed them anything. Insects, meats, veggies, fruits, and grains are welcome for them. But make sure that their diets are balanced and you should provide additional supplement of minerals and vitamins so they can reach the best weight potential.
How to raise urban chickens
Urban chicken coop will be a different yet interesting style of coop you can try for your chickens. If you are a beginner it may be a bit overwhelming to raise chickens but you may also find it rewarding and exciting. But of course there are things you should know and learn to raise them in good manner so they will give you bunch of healthy eggs. It is not impossible to grow your flocks later.