I just put a hen and a rooster in a small chicken coop a for a week and remove the rooster just in time when they start going broody and in 3 weeks chicks hatch.
I’ve been collecting pallets myself because I knew they would come in handy and I need a fence to contain my chickens, so a pallet fence is a great idea!!
It never ceases to amaze me what you can do with PVC
If you have a couple of those poultry drinking cups hanging around, this article will show you how to use them!
I made these last summer when I was going away and the neighbors were checking on the chickens. They worked out very well and I still have them, but I found that the hole in the bottom of the bucket gets bigger with use and wear. My solution was to buy a large washer with…
Chickens can be pretty careless when scratching around and would easily send that flying. I would suggest it could be hung from a rope above ground.
I built one for my coop and everything works perfect until rats and squirrels started to chew open holes and got inside of the feeder. You should line the box with tin to rodent proof the feeder.