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Best outdoor feed container

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by Mauka, Oct 6, 2014.

  1. Mauka

    Mauka Chirping

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    Looking for a heavy duty, airtight container to withstand the elements including rats and humidity. What have you used? Likes, dislikes? Thanks!
     
  2. Pyxis

    Pyxis Hatchi Wan Kenobi Premium Member 6 Years

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    It's not airtight, but I use a big metal trashcan. So far it's kept out all critters (I switched after a squirrel chewed into my old one), rain, and everything else. I've never had a problem with feed getting moldy or being unusable after being stored in it.
     
  3. Mauka

    Mauka Chirping

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    My worry is that we are in Hawai'i and it rains everyday where I live. EVERYTHING gets moldy here, especially clothes in the dresser, bread the second day after buying it-you name it. It's a big problem. If I were in Arizona I wouldn't worry but it's just so dang humid here. I'm not complaining tho! I love it here!!!
     

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