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Electric Netting Solutions

Electric netting solutions

Meriel Younger from www.electricfencing.co.uk answers the most common question asked when setting up an electric poultry netting system.

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A happy hen

Get happy hens – and eggs to die for

Feeding advice from Philip Lee-Woolf of Legbars of Broadway

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HEKA Incubators

Good hatching with HEKA

HEKA Incubators first arrived in the UK in 2013. Since then they have sold a wide range of incubators to poultry breeders across the UK, from small starter incubators up to large commercial machines.

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The Orchard model

inFocus: Quality hen houses

Cherry Acres and the Clever Coop Company describe the hen housing services they offer

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Birds on woodchip - it helps keep the run dry

inFocus: A helping hand for hens during the winter

James Bezant, from Flyte so Fancy, gives some tips on keeping your birds happy during the cold winter months

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Ducks feeding from the hand

inFocus: Hen houses, poultry & feeds

Smallholder Range advise on keeping waterfowl, whilst Cyril Bason expound upon the wide range of poultry they supply customers

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Exmoor Horn sheep in winter / Photo: www.victoriaeveleigh.co.uk

Which sheep? A breed ideal for the moor

Which breed is ideal for the moor? Which won’t cause damage to trees? Tim Tyne looks at various scenarios and recommends breeds to suit

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Refuge in the barn

Winter housing for your cattle

In the third part of our series on cattle, Debbie Kingsley looks at overwintering your cows and housing requirements

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Electric Netting Solutions

Electric netting solutions

Meriel Younger from www.electricfencing.co.uk answers the most common question asked when setting up an electric poultry netting system.

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A happy hen

Get happy hens – and eggs to die for

Feeding advice from Philip Lee-Woolf of Legbars of Broadway

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HEKA Incubators

Good hatching with HEKA

HEKA Incubators first arrived in the UK in 2013. Since then they have sold a wide range of incubators to poultry breeders across the UK, from small starter incubators up to large commercial machines.

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Andrew with his pigs

Lincolnshire smallholder shares his passion

Andrew O’Shea has only been smallholding since 2011, but he’s already packed more than most into those few years. Debbie Kingsley checked out what’s been happening on his Lincolnshire holding

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The incubation starter kit - the prize in our March issue

Win an incubation starter kit

Get hatching with this £260 prize from Brinsea

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The prize - a walk-in poultry run

WIN a £360 walk-in poultry run!

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