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  1. candacemusarra

    candacemusarra In the Brooder

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    Hi Everyone!

    Trying to place a coop for the long run. Has anyone watched Edible Acres on youtube? He has a really interesting chicken set up where they work all his composting material, in addition to the deep litter method. Anyway, I'd like to implement some permaculture practices and I believe ideally the chickens would do best close to the house (zone 1 and all). I'm considering putting the chickens to the left of the house. Which is south west facing, but has a decent amount of shade from the trees and the house. I believe this satelittle photo was taken in the late afternoon. I'm trying to balance where to put chickens and where to put a kitchen garden. And our yard has a pretty steep slope... I'd love to hear any suggestions!

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  2. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler! Premium Member 5 Years

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    My Coop
    Is that shade cast by deciduous tree?

    Please add location to profile...knowing your climate is important.
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  3. candacemusarra

    candacemusarra In the Brooder

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    Northeast Ohio
    Northeast Ohio zone 6 :)
     

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