Using wood ashes for your chickens saves you money. store them (fireplace ash only, not BBQ coals, etc) and when needed, mix 2 parts ash to 1 part sand for the chickens to do their dust bathing. And guess what? It keeps mites away.
Chicken Names, DIY sign Bethany - White and Grey Claire - Large all White Roberta - Large Brown Iris - Small White Francis - Small Brown Daphne - Black and Brown Estelle - Black and White Harriet - Brown Silki Mabel - Black Silki Millie - Millie