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ISBN:1118547543
Author: Bonnie Jo Manion
ISBN13: 978-1118547540
Title: Gardening with Free-Range Chickens For Dummies
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Language: English
Category: Gardening and Landscape Design
Publisher: For Dummies; 1 edition (July 1, 2013)
Pages: 288

Gardening with Free-Range Chickens For Dummies by Bonnie Jo Manion



Gardening with Free-Range Chicken For Dummies offers guidance and step-by-step instructions for designing and implementing a host of different chicken garden plans.

Chickens are great gardening assistants, with lots of benefits for a home garden and landscape-from soil-building to managing pests and weeds. Home gardens can be great chicken habitats if designed well, and Gardening with Free-Range Chickens For Dummies provides a plain-English guide with step-by-step guidance for creating a gorgeous chicken-friendly landscape that helps the chickens and the garden thrive. Gardening with Free-Range Chicken For Dummies offers guidance and step-by-step instructions for designing and implementing a host of different chicken garden plans

By Bonnie Jo Manion, Robert T. Ludlow. Chickens are gaining popularity quickly. Not only are chickens fun and educational, they are beneficial to you and your garden. Beneficial to chickens for their general health and laying, but their leaves can be harmful to humans if ingested. Fennel: Foeniculum vulgare. Unlike other types of livestock, free-ranging chickens have a keen sense of what is good for them, and what is not, and will most likely not touch or eat anything potentially poisonous to them. However, there are always exceptions, so it is important for you to know what plants do have potential poisonous qualities in your garden.

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Bonnie Jo Manion has been featured in national garden magazines with her gardens, organic practices, chickens, and designs. Follow Bonnie at VintageGardenGal. Rob Ludlow is the owner of BackYardChickens. com, a top source on chicken raising, and the coauthor of Raising Chickens For Dummies. See all items by Bonnie Jo Manion. Watch our Wiley video. Introduction 1. Part I: Getting Started with Gardening and Chickens 7. Chapter 1: Joining Forces: Companion Gardening with Chickens 9. Chapter 2: Preparing Your Garden for Chickens 33. Chapter 3: Preparing Yourself and Your Family for Chickens 63. Chapter 4: Creating Your Space for Free-Range Chickens 83. Part II: Designing a Chicken-Friendly Garden 101. Chapter 5: Creating a Safe and Smart Garden Space: Landscape Material Ideas 103.

com! Maintain a beautiful garden with chickens? Easy. Gardening with Free-Range Chicken For Dummies offers guidance and step-by-step instructions for designing and implementing a host of different chicken garden plans. While reading through this book, I was reminded of the ancient gardening techniques mentioned in . King’s Farmers of Forty Centuries.

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Maintain a beautiful garden with chickens? Easy.

Chickens are great gardening assistants, with lots of benefitsfor a home garden and landscape—from soil-building tomanaging pests and weeds. Home gardens can be great chickenhabitats if designed well, and Gardening with Free-RangeChickens For Dummies provides a plain-English guide withstep-by-step guidance for creating a gorgeous chicken-friendlylandscape that helps the chickens and the garden thrive.

Gardening with Free-Range Chicken For Dummies offersguidance and step-by-step instructions for designing andimplementing a host of different chicken garden plans. Plus, you'llget detailed information on the best plants and landscapingmaterials for your chicken garden (and the ones to avoid), seasonalconsiderations, attractive fencing options, predator and pestcontrol, and much more.

An excellent supplement to Raising Chickens For Dummiesand Building Chicken Coops For DummiesA plain-English guide with step-by-step guidance for creating achicken gardenAdvice on how to manage chickens while maintaining a beautifulgarden

If you're looking for step-by-step advice on building a chickengarden, Gardening with Free-Range Chickens For Dummies hasyou covered.

Reviews: 7
krot
Great Book packed full of ideas, solutions as well as practical knowledge. I cannot give a better review than to say, "It is a must have in your 'Self-Sufficient' library".
Adaly
Very informative and, like the other DUMMIES books, easy to read. Almost as good as Jessica Bloom's book.
Yellow Judge
Full of great information! This will be my "chicken Bible" when we move and I get chickens.
HeonIc
This well written book is a must for those who already have a backyard brood; and for those who are thinking about having delicious eggs to eat from their own backyard. Bonnie Jo Manion writes with clarity and originality, and has developed this topic fully. Just scanning the Table of Contents alone alerts the reader to extensive information on starting or maintaing their garden while having the joy of chickens, and their delicious eggs. A wealth of information presented in a charming manner; with great photos!
Shak
Great book. Great author. Practical information and the photos are great. I haven't finished reading it but taking the information in a little at a time.
Duzshura
Haven't read much yet, but this will help us out for next year!!
Llallayue
Lots of information!
good