chickens per sq.ft.?

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by kelliepulido, Apr 20, 2008.

  1. kelliepulido

    kelliepulido Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 18, 2008
    st.john's mi
    My coop is going to be inside my pole barn 20ft.x15ft section with roosts,nest boxes ect and a ramp to go out to a run 20ftx8ft, how many chickens could I house with out problems?I have all banties in the bator and will be sticking w/banties.Thanks
     
  2. wynedot55

    wynedot55 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 28, 2007
    you can max out at 120 to 150 banties.an thats 2 to 2.5ft pre bird.im sure youll let them out in their run yr round.
     
  3. kelliepulido

    kelliepulido Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 18, 2008
    st.john's mi
    thanks! Alot that's what I thought it should be a coop/palace
     

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