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Chicken Watering: A Comprehensive Guide

Chicken Watering: A Comprehensive Guide

Poultry
Chicken watering can be a cause of serious diseases if not done properly. There are proper ways and materials to be used when giving drinking water to your chickens so continue reading. Like all animals, chickens need clean water. Although this seems easy enough - filling a container, placing it in the chicken coop, providing them with 24-hour access - environmental factors and the best mode of delivery must be taken into account. Is a galvanized sprue the best, or will a sturdy plastic one work just fine? And then there are additives, like vitamins and supplements, that can stain or rust your shower head. So before you start working on raising chickens in the backyard, learn the water requirements for both laying hens and meat birds. Then go over a few tips and make sure you buy ...