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How many chickens per acre?

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If I have a 1/4 acre fenced off how many free range chickens would be acceptible without crowding?

post #2 of 4

1500

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Yahoo! Chickens galore! big_smile

1 Weim,1 walker hound/beagle mix, 2 Cats,2 fish tanks, flock of 40 (or so ) chickens ,4 Ancona Ducks & 5 Khaki Campbells, 1 Muscovy, 3 Narragansett Turkeys, 3 Nubian goats, 1 Saanen Goat, 1 Sable goat  and oh yeah, 5 great kids( 2 have flown the coop) and an enabling hubby   

 

www.facebook.com/sahomestead

 

www.shadyacrehomestead.webs.com

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1 Weim,1 walker hound/beagle mix, 2 Cats,2 fish tanks, flock of 40 (or so ) chickens ,4 Ancona Ducks & 5 Khaki Campbells, 1 Muscovy, 3 Narragansett Turkeys, 3 Nubian goats, 1 Saanen Goat, 1 Sable goat  and oh yeah, 5 great kids( 2 have flown the coop) and an enabling hubby   

 

www.facebook.com/sahomestead

 

www.shadyacrehomestead.webs.com

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Thread Starter 

Really that many? I was thinking I would get 50 more for a total of 82.

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