Poultry Appliances & Handicraft; How to Make & Use Labor-Saving Devices, Wth Descriptive Plans for Food & Water Supply, Building & Miscellaneous Needs

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Read Books, 2008 - Nature - 132 pages
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l I I 1 POULTRY l I Appliances Handicraft 1 GEORGE B. FISKE l Troughs foie foivls-lroughs for cllick..-Hoppers-Slell ant1 grit feeders--.utonatic feeders-Pens nd frames- Exercisel-. Systcnl for poultry plant-Self-icedilg fountains-Covered fcuntains-Heated fountains-IVater for chicli-Vater for dilclis. Bone ancl meat grinder-Food c-loppers-Fodder cutters --Grit machines. A tllodel arratigclllcnt-Portille pc.rc11es--Lice proof- Cold weather plills--Lroppings 1oard. and manure bins- For young cllickens. I I I Doots .sI ISDOYS Li-idecl door-Partition dool-s-Pltt1 for seli-opening- Conenient i indois-Iit-t vinlov. Essentials of a good nest-Tivo nests fl-on1 olie Los- locked nest-IVirc ne.ts--tovablc rl-ingenent-Nest for egg eaters-Honcnlade recording nest 1os-Colnbined nest and roosts-Scqt i for- ducls. The incubator problen-Grundys advice on icubators- I-Iow to make all incubator-Egg tester--Cabinet. cases and carriers for eggs-Shipping case. Brooder illa1lagenlent--A11 experts dii-ections-Inlpro.ed brooderh-Clleap lroolt.r--l, irgc hot -ater systenl-Horne- 111ade del-ice-Brooders for sunlller or 111ild clitmate. The rat nisace-Itlpro-ed box trap-Cat trap-Skunk trap-Protection fro111 hawks-Trapping a haivk. Interior convcniellces - Ventilators - Pulleys - --lids in cleaning hou.e.--Dust baths-Feeding arrangenerlt h-Feed cooker--4nti-scratching de-iccs-Poultry hooks-Eserclser for ducks-Cutting fovls. conhs and wings-Protecting injured LIST OF ILLUSIRA7IONS P.lE Feeding Trough . . I Slatted Feeding Box 2 Trough fol- Clliclib . - 7 LI-v Ft.c.cl for Chicli. ., Z Feecling Iopper . 4 Slit-ll allcl GI-it I7t.etlvr 3 -Altotltic Fcedcrs . . G 17eetlirlg Pcrs for Chiclie115 . 7 7i-irt. Frirlie . -1ito1natic Trough . . 8 Fecding 1y C10clivorl . 9 Feeding I ard 11l Iscs-ci -VI- S 9 Syqtenl for- ater Sulpi. . . II Tanl. Fontail . 12 Protection O S ITatc.r I i-11 . . I3 CO-cl-ctl -ater Ili l l . c 1-1 -inter Fountaii . . I, 1, amp tel- Htatcl- . . 16 It.ttlc aiid I3eater . . 17 Ixiitaii -II-IIII- . . 18 Soi-freeirg Fountail . . . TC Chicl IOLII t ail1 . . 20 ellera1 Pui-po Fo111itii11 . . 20 ater for Cllicl. . . 21 Caiing for IlTater Cii . . -- 3 Safe ater Di-h . . 22 Oyster Can Foultil . 2.3 BOX fol- -ater Diih . . 2.3 - . . 24 Hall, Rone ITills . Aftntcd Bone 3lill, lood Cllopl, c.1- . . 26 -1 9 - . 28 POOI for nllcliq . . 2.4 DI-inking Ilatcr f, I- LII. LIST Oh 1LLUSTKXTIOXS Root Cutters . Fodder Cutter . Grit Pounclcr . Small Grit Poulclci- . Grit Nil1 Inproved Roost . Low Inlproved Roost . Portable Roobt . Portalle Lice-proof Roost . Liee-proof Supporter for Roo5t Kerosene Pan for Roo.t Cold 1Veatht.r Roost . IVarn Roobt s Separate Roosting Pens . Roosts and Lrolping Boartls Roosts and llanure Bin . Roosts for Clickenh . Conlinat ion Door Colnliiat ion Door Self-opening Doors . .L rnl i1indon.s, Protected Windovs . Ilouble IVindon-s . Plain Nest Boxes . Secure Nest Box . Three Useful Xcst Itleas . Good Scsting A-lrragements Trap Kest Boxes . loot Protccttd 1y Sest . Stst fro111 a Cald- Pail . St.ts for Duel, . Plan for ETonicnlade Incubator Section Plal of Inculator . Incubator Drawcl- and Heater Ientilator Box for 1nculator Egg Tester . Egg Ca1, irlet . Egg Case . Egg Carrier, Egg S11ipling Caw Diagranl of Erooder .it11 II-UII . lACI . jS 1nllroved Brooder . - 79 BI-ooder for Iii- Chicks . . Su Snlall Lailip Urooc1t.r . . S1 E ionlcniade UI-ooder . 8 2 The Sure Brooder . 8.3 Heater-, l17atcr Barrel aid liliig . . 80 Diag-sal11 of Brooder . . S7 St.ction lTiev of Brooder . . SS Brooder for Jlilcl Clinlate . 80 Outdoor RI-ootlel- and Run . . 90 i 1npro1-ed Rat TI-ap . . 9.3 Cat TI-ap . Sli1nl.r Tral . lrotection fro111 IIivl. T-aplillg a lI.vl. . . 04 . 95 . 90 - 07 Setting a Ha-l Trap . . yS 111ierior Coi-erlielce . 101 Good Teitilation . . IOL Screiv Pulley . 1 Toellalc. Pul lcy . - 10.3 103 Con-eniences for Iilclt. -or-l . . 104 Dust Bath . . Ioj Outside DuSt Eat11 ..

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