Chickens and sunlight.

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by lengel, May 30, 2008.

  1. lengel

    lengel Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 30, 2008
    Our enclosure is under a big old maple tree. Now that spring is here, the leaves are blocking most of the sunlight. How much sunlight do chickens need to be healthy and happy?
  2. mmajw

    mmajw Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jan 31, 2008
    I bet they enjoy the light and the comfort of the shade tree all at once. They dont need direct sun beating on them. They just need daylight.

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