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The chicken whisperer's guide to zero-waste chicken keeping : reduce, reuse, recycle / Andy Schneider and Brigid McCrea, Ph. D.

By: Schneider, Andy G [author.].
Contributor(s): McCrea, Brigid [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Beverly, MA : Quarry Books, 2019Copyright date: �2019Description: 120 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781631597343; 1631597345.Subject(s): Chickens | Agricultural wastes -- Recycling | Agricultural wastes -- Recycling | ChickensDDC classification: 636.5
Contents:
A year with hens and no waste -- Feeding chickens -- Composting -- Gardening with chickens -- Housing chickens -- When hens stop laying.
Summary: The Chicken Whisperer's Guide to Zero-Waste Chicken Keeping is the first book designed to help chicken keepers keep chickens with limited resources and environmental impact. This essential guide collects the Chicken Whisperer's own personal tips, tricks, and suggestions for reducing waste, re-purposing materials, and recycling what can't be reused. With this book, chicken keepers will save money, improve production, support sustainability, and use fewer resources overall. With the Chicken Whisperer's step-by-step insights and how-to secrets, your life with chickens will be more fruitful, less expensive, and better for the planet.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

The Chicken Whisperer's Guide to Zero-Waste Chicken Keeping is the first book designed to help chicken keepers keep chickens with limited resources and environmental impact.

This essential guide collects the Chicken Whisperer's own personal tips, tricks, and suggestions for reducing waste , re-purposing materials , and recycling what can't be reused. With this book, chicken keepers will save money , improve production , support sustainability , and use fewer resources overall.

With the Chicken Whisperer's step-by-step insights and how-to secrets , your life with chickens will be more fruitful, less expensive, and better for the planet.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

A year with hens and no waste -- Feeding chickens -- Composting -- Gardening with chickens -- Housing chickens -- When hens stop laying.

The Chicken Whisperer's Guide to Zero-Waste Chicken Keeping is the first book designed to help chicken keepers keep chickens with limited resources and environmental impact. This essential guide collects the Chicken Whisperer's own personal tips, tricks, and suggestions for reducing waste, re-purposing materials, and recycling what can't be reused. With this book, chicken keepers will save money, improve production, support sustainability, and use fewer resources overall. With the Chicken Whisperer's step-by-step insights and how-to secrets, your life with chickens will be more fruitful, less expensive, and better for the planet.

Table of contents provided by Syndetics

  • Introduction (p. 8)
  • 1 A Year With Hens and no Waste (p. 11)
  • 2 Feeding Chickens (p. 35)
  • 3 Composting (p. 57)
  • 4 Gardening with Chickens (p. 67)
  • 5 Housing Chickens (p. 83)
  • 6 When Hens Stop Laying (p. 109)
  • Resources and Acknowledgments (p. 116)
  • About the Authors (p. 117)
  • Index (p. 118)