Wednesday, December 4, 2013

Should You Heat Your Coop in Winter?

Should You Heat Your Coop in Winter?
by Melissa Caughey Tilly's Nest

I'm going to come right out and say it. I do not believe that chicken coops should be heated in the winter. There are a number of reasons why I believe this and there are alternative ways to keep the flock comfortable during the chilly days of winter.

Today, I'm sharing what I have learned over the years living with chickens in the Northeast.
Read why Melissa believes you should not heat your coop and find other winter-keeping tips ...