Wallygators's latest activity

  • Wallygators
    I live NE Wisconsin. Temps now teen's but soon will be -20*F. I have 8 gals in my coop & they are comfortable. I do close things up when...
  • Wallygators
    Wallygators replied to the thread Fencing Issue.
    You can do the same with wood. Use treated 2x3's & cut out the 2x3 to fit around the wood post about 6" down from the top & toe nail (...
  • Wallygators
    Wallygators replied to the thread Fencing Issue.
    What a great ideal, I've been making fence for 60 yrs. & never seen anything like "Wedge-Loc" I use T post also. No need for wood post
  • Wallygators
    Wallygators reacted to Cinnamon Roll's post in the thread Fencing Issue with Like Like.
    It wouldn’t be quite as sturdy but you can build with all T Posts. There are fittings to use with Tposts to build a corner support. I...
  • Wallygators
    Wallygators replied to the thread Fencing Issue.
    I also live on land with little to none soil exposed. You do not have to be (2') in the ground. Set your corner post and use angle brace...
  • Wallygators
    Wallygators reacted to Cluckingham Palace Ranch's comment on article How To Fix A Muddy Run Chicken Coop with Like Like.
    Thank you very much for your article Pat. I have a 20' x 30' enclosed run that is turning to all mud this winter (I live in central...
  • Wallygators
    Wallygators posted a comment on the article How To Fix A Muddy Run Chicken Coop.
    Do not use pea gravel or crushed stone in your run. Chickens love to scratch for bugs. The stones are hard on the feet. Some of mine...
  • Wallygators
    Wallygators replied to the thread 20% all flock feed.
    I buy all my feed at our local Mills Fleet Farm. I feed daily Sprout 16% Poultry Layer($12.00) & Sprout 18% All Flock($14.00) & Sprout...
  • Wallygators
    I have rat traps inside bigger raccoon live traps so my girls don't get in the traps. I have snap traps & live box traps for mice set...
  • Wallygators
    When I was a kid on the farm, we were overrun with rats. 100's My dad would find the holes where they hide during the day. Plug all...
  • Wallygators
    I have 8 chickens. Get 6 eggs daily. No heat, electricity in the winter to keep water from freezing. And I have a small florescent bulb...
  • Wallygators
    Wallygators replied to the thread Backyard Pole Light.
    I have a small fluorescent light in my coop, during the dark days of winter. I have for 10 years & no problems.
  • Wallygators
    I do add a small wattage fluorescent light now when the daylight hours are shorter. When I visit them before and after daylight I can...
  • Wallygators
    I live in WI. temps below freezing. My new girls are 5 months old & starting to lay eggs.
  • Wallygators
    Wallygators replied to the thread Chicken hawk.
    I have had hawk attacks & the birds run in the coop & hide in a corner. They will come out to eat & drink, in couple hours. I seen in my...
    • IMG_1118.JPG
Top Bottom