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So, we wanted to make an egg mobile for egg laying chickens to follow behind our dairy cows and fertilise the pasture while scratching the manure that the cows leave behind. The chickens also leave behind their own manure whilst free ranging across pasture. This technique allows the chickens to supplement their diet and produce some good eggs for us to enjoy. So, first we started off with a 6 …

So, we wanted to make an egg mobile for egg laying chickens to follow behind our dairy cows and fertilise the pasture while scratching the manure that the cows leave behind. The chickens also leave behind their own manure whilst free ranging across pasture. This technique allows the chickens to supplement their diet and produce some good eggs for us to enjoy. So, first we started off with a 6 …

chicken coop on wheels > move it when you want your chickens in a new patch of yard

chicken coop on wheels > move it when you want your chickens in a new patch of yard

This is the small moveable coop design I have had in my head for so long.

Backyard Chickens - Bob Vila Radio

Good natural light. But don't add the heater! I'd like to see sun reach part of the run, too. Don't skimp on that head room and make the roof flatter or you'll have ventilation problems. Also, don't add the heater per the plans in the link.

Good natural light. But don't add the heater! I'd like to see sun reach part of the run, too. Don't skimp on that head room and make the roof flatter or you'll have ventilation problems. Also, don't add the heater per the plans in the link.

Tree house coop! Maybe ... if the shed has issues... whatever it is, It has to be bear proof .... =?

21 Positively Dreamy Chicken Coops

Tree house coop! Maybe ... if the shed has issues... whatever it is, It has to be bear proof .... =?

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