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John O Toole

Member Since: 15th July 2009
No of Articles: 5
About Me: John O'Toole is a smallholder on the west coast of Ireland..who is a prizewinning chicken breeder and has practiced self sufficiency long before it became popular.

He also builds his own sheds for use around his windswept holding and is a keen diy man who has discovered the cheapest way to self sustainability through tough experience.


16th October 2009

Information on Solar Energy-How is Solar Energy Used?

Many prudent and shrewd householders are using information on solar energy to reduce their energy bills.This article looks at a number of ways that solar energy can be used in the home. Information on solar energy is increasing dramatically with the av...

23rd September 2009

How To Build a Hen House-3 Crucial Mistakes To Avoid

If you want to build your own hen house you will need to avoid making costly mistakes which will lead you out of pocket and with a disaster diy job on your hands. This article tells you the 3 crucial areas you must not overlook.. When starting on your ...

23rd September 2009

Chicken Coop Designs-4 Secrets to Building a Chicken Coop

When building a chicken coop, a much overlooked factor in the productivity of your birds is how you design your chicken coop. Chicken coop designs will also impact enormously on the longevity of the coop and the well being of your birds. In this artic...

23rd September 2009

A Cheap Chicken Coop-4 Factors Your Can't Afford To Ignore

If you want to build a cheap chicken coop, as many people are doing nowadays for obvious financial and environmental reasons, you will need to consider 4 major factors. The benefits of building your own chicken coop are many and in this article I will...

10th August 2009

How to Raise Chickens - 5 Keys to Raising Chickens

Do you wish to know how to raise chickens from the comfort of your own home? There is nothing more satisfying than sitting down to a scrambled egg, courtesy of your own flock and in this article I am going to give you 5 tips on raising your own chickens. ...