the coop is at the bottom. 1 m wide 30 m long moat that leads to the compost area (10 m x 10 m). the plan is to extend the moat around the entire garden (keep the grass out) new compost material is added to the top pile for 2 weeks. it is turned (down hill). a new pile is started, built for 2 weeks, both turned...ect...ect.