An Intersting Article on the Deep Litter Method

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by ChickenDreamer, Dec 28, 2011.

  1. ChickieBooBoo

    ChickieBooBoo Cold Canadian Chick

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    Very interesting, does it matter what the litter is? Straw, shavings etc?
     
  2. Bear Foot Farm

    Bear Foot Farm Overrun With Chickens

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    does it matter what the litter is? Straw, shavings etc?

    It's in the article:

    Hydrated lime can be used with any of the common litter materials such as chopped straw, ground corncobs, cut or shredded corn stover, wood shavings, peat moss, or cane litter.​
     
  3. ChickieBooBoo

    ChickieBooBoo Cold Canadian Chick

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    Ahh, thanks I didn't see that
     
  4. JenBirdRansom

    JenBirdRansom Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Awesome article! I've been doing a modified version of this but I can see now how I have much room for improvement. THANK YOU!!
     
  5. riverpilot69

    riverpilot69 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Awesome. Just what I have been looking for. Thanks for posting it.
     
  6. ChickenDreamer

    ChickenDreamer Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You're very welcome.
     

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