Matt DuBoise of Carolina Coops and chickenista Kristen host a LIVE show about all things backyard chicken. Your burning questions answered live about chickens, building your own coop, and integrating a flock into your lifestyle. Have questions? You can ask them on our live comments feed.
Video Chicken Live: Chickens, Gardens, Harvests, & Fall Clean Up
Put your chickens to work this fall cleaning up the garden and fertilizing your beds. Matt, Kristen, and Ingrid discuss the pros of letting your flock out in forbidden areas to help do some of the literal dirty work.
Kenzie joins us and we do a blind taste test on the water glassed eggs from 18 months ago vs. fresh eggs. Find out who guessed correctly.
Video Chicken Live: CoopWorx Drops By with New & Improved Products
Tom and Katie of CoopWorx joins us to tell us about new products they launched and improvements on other products. Tom and Katie show us improvements to the port covers and a new wider X-stand for the base of the feeders.
They also showcased an add-on to their CoopWorx waterer that allows you to attach it to your garden hose. Leaving the hose on a trickle will ensure the 8-gallon waterer is always filled with fresh water.
Video Chicken Live: Ch-Ch-Changes - What to Expect this Fall for Your Flock-9.22.2023
This week we are discussing the changes that you will notice in your flock in the fall.
The days are getting shorter and probably cooler (depending on your location) and this will affect your chickens. We discuss molting, egg production, and why we don’t advocate artificial lighting.
Video Chicken Live: Aerial Predators: What You Need to Know: 9.15.2023
This week we have Mathias Engelmann, a biologist and Senior Rehabilitation Coordinator from the Carolina Raptor Center to discuss various aerial predators to our chickens. Mathias discusses the behaviors of hawks, owls, and falcons so we can learn different ways we can keep our flock safe.
Video Chicken Live: Get the Skinny on Chicken Feed with Coker Feed Mill
This week we have Laurence Butler, Mill Operations Manager for Coker Feed Mill. Laurence was also in product development and he shares with us what goes into their incredible chicken feed. (Ingrid and Kristen buy it all the time). He will talks about chicken feed in general and what Coker Feed Mill looks for when developing all their popular feeds.
Video Chicken Live: Question-Palooza: 8.25.2023
Live from Creedmoor, NC, Video Chicken Live is a fun and informative show about all things chickens and coops. Matt, Kristen, and Ingrid answer your questions. We specialize in chickens and chicken coop construction.
This week Matt and Kristen answer all your questions about silkies vs. Polish chickens, coop building, specifically ladders and windows, and various chicken related questions, such as dealing with lice.
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Very informative & helpful. They inspired me to build my own coop. Their knowledge on chickens keeping is very helpful, not to mention their guidance on on predictions, pest & parasites. Oh, they have some remarkable guest on show also.
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Very informative, entertaining, and helpful. Carolina coops are masterful at giving you what you never knew you needed and this podcast is no exception. I had no idea I needed a chicken podcast in my life but, now it leaves me wanting more. Great first episode guys. Keep up the good work and don’t worry about the chicken police. You guys are doing things for the chicken community no one else is!