How To Build A Good Chicken Coop: Part 2


| 2/24/2017 12:03:00 PM


Tags: Chickens, Livestock, Homesteading, Chicken Coops, DIY Projects, Nathan,

Nathan LottLooking to build a new chicken coop? Well, you've come to the right place!

In my last article, I talked about some of the factors that go into determining the SIZE of your chicken coop. Today, we'll be talking about:

Location.

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My first chicken coop, located near the house (but not TOO close).

To use an old cliche, LOCATION is everything!

I mean, you can't just go plopping your chicken coop down all willy-nilly. (Unless, of course, you've got a small, portable chicken coop or "chicken tractor," in which case, feel free to plop it down as willy-nilly-ly as you please.)

If you're planning on a bigger, bulkier, less-mobile coop, however, there are actually quite a few things you ought to consider before selecting a permanent location.




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