Lots of people will tell you raising chickens is fun but most of us want to keep it as simple as possible. Maintaining the coop and keeping their food and water up and clean can be a challenge. Anything that can solve the usual concerns regarding backyard chickens is welcome.
When you decide to raise chickens on your Homestead you are going to need a few things to get started. Keep in mind that raising chickens on the Homestead is not an easy job because they will need constant care and attention. One thing you will need is a chicken coop that include an area for the hens to lay eggs. Another station you will need is a watering station. You can manually keep the station full of water all the time or you can create an automated watering station.
On the next page are 10 chicken water station ideas.