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coops for meaties

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by lorihadams, Sep 20, 2009.

  1. lorihadams

    lorihadams Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 17, 2008
    Okay, I have this thread going in the meat bird section but i figured i would post it here too. Can I please see pics of your meat bird housing setups?

    We want to do meaties for the first time and are looking to house 25 birds at the most. I want something that I can move by myself if necessary. Please help me decide what to do by showing me pics of your meat bird housing setups!!!! [​IMG]
  2. cphilip

    cphilip Out Of The Brooder

    Sep 19, 2009
    Clemson SC
    Its my opinion (and observation) that Meaties should be on soft ground and shavings. Not on wire. Its not good for their leg joints to be on wire as they are stressing themselves growing so fast. So... with that in mind, the sky is the limit I guess.
  3. patandchickens

    patandchickens Flock Mistress

    Apr 20, 2007
    Ontario, Canada
    Check out the Meat Birds Etc section of the forum, there are lots and lots of threads about peoples' pens or tractors [​IMG]


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