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PVC Pipe Feeder

I built this feeder out of a 90mm PVC drain pipe, a Y bend (I think it's called that) and a cap on the bottom. I make different feeders like this to suit different spots in the coop. It is cheap and easy to make. This one has a 45 degree angle with a diagonally cut pipe on the end of the Y. This helps keep it dry if it is out in the rain and helps stop too much food being scraped out. It also has a screw on thing at the top where a cap can screw on if it is left in the rain. This one has a bend on the top that sticks through the wire so I can fill it up through... read more

Rendezvous Coop

I think this is an original design.  I have been looking at these pages for months and have not seen one like it.  It started ot to be like the Witchata Cabin Coop, but then evolved to be 4'x4' to just use 2 sheets of siding. All of the sudden we had version 3.0 that was bigger and looked nicer also.   I wanted a coop for 4 to 6 hens, elevated so it is easy on the back to clean, well ventilated and the nest box outside of the run.  The coop and run will be tucked in between our garage and the neighbors chainlink fence.  It has nice south and east exposure and is... read more

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