I wonder if I could make something like this work in the new run when we get it built. Hmmm...
Hello my friends, I built a cheap hen house or Backyard Chicken Coop. Living place in summer for my laying hens; late in april to october. After this season i…
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A cleaner chicken coop. a shallow plastic bin like you would use to slide under a bed for storage. I covered the top of the bin with an open mesh wire to keep the hens from scratching in it. The bin collects the droppings as the birds sit on their roost all night, Read more: http://www.motherearthnews.com/sustainable-farming/chicken-coop-zm0z12jjzhun.aspx#ixzz2BTyCVNkx
To keep dogs and coyotes out I have an apron made of 2" X 4" welded wire that extends out perpendicularly about 20" from the sides of the coop and run.
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