The Recycle Club chicken coop!

This is how we built my chicken coop;
I sort of cleared out the shed a bit, then me and dad dug the holes for the posts to make a 2m high fence. the pen will be 12mx6m. Dad concretes 2 of the massive posts into the ground. The 2 front posts are in!
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We concreted 2 more posts in. Now all 4 corner posts are in the ground. We are aiming for 4-6 tomorrow, as the corners are now in it will be easier.
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4 more posts have been concreted into the ground. With a total of 12 posts, 2/3rds are in the ground.
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We tore down the old chicken coop, as it was in the way of the fence, dad built a new frame and attached the door to it, then attached the frame to the shed, it is cleared out, and junk is everywhere, I put an old dog bed frame in for a roost, their feeder and waterer and a nest box are also in there. along with some food bins. Lots of angry baby wasps are around too. Dad got a can of flyspray, so that is no longer an issue. This new coop will be much roomier, and stronger too. And rodent proof! [When the door is closed :p]
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We concreted in the rest of the posts, burying them about 1/2 a meter underground. Dad built a gate the same way he built the door of the chicken coop, same sort of design. Rectangle, with a cross beam. It latches pretty well and is made of 2 pieces that meet in the middle. The wire is to be cut and meshed all around the coop.
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Sorry for the delay :) All the posts have been concreted in, and the chicken wire attached to form a 1.2 meter high fence that grows with the land decline, if you get my meaning. The chickens are quite happy. I will get some pictures sometime in the future.


My flock [as of 23/06/20]

Pip
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age- 3 years
breed- white sexlink
rank- 1st in comand

Tinky
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age- 3 years
breed- white sexlink
rank- 4th in comand

Jewel
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age- 3 years
breed- black sexlink
rank- 6th in comand

Leaf
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age- 2 years
breed- brown sexlink
rank- 3rd in comand

Sherbet
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age- 2 years
breed- brown sexlink
rank- 5th in comand

Mini
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age- 2 years
breed- black sexlink
rank- 2nd in command

Chilli
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age- 6 months
breed- heritage araucana
rank- 7th in command

Ashley
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age- 6 months
breed- heritage araucana
rank- 8th in command

Wendy
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age- 6 months
breed- light sussex
rank- 9th in command
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If you can document the rest of this build as well as you started out, we're all in for a treat! Please keep us posted.
i love it :)
I was going to turn the cubby house into a coop but Mum was worried that their poo would seep through the concrete and into our water. :p
Great job, this is one of the longest reviews I’ve ever written Lol congratulations I hope your coop works out for you and that your chickens are safe. ;)
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