Compost in the run

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by canesisters, Jun 4, 2012.

  1. canesisters

    canesisters Songster

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    It seems that just about everyone composts their chicken poo - and from what most folks describe, it's done somewhere separate from the coop/run. In the little garden coops (cute as can be by the way!!!!) I understand. But I'm planning more of a fenced yard with a netting cover. Does anyone compost IN the run? Is there a reason not to? I was thinking that I could put up a pallet composter and let the chooks do the turning.

    Good idea? Bad idea?
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician

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    My guess is that whatever was to be composted would be spread all over the run.
     

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