Cyprus Mulch In An Outdoor Run

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by billfields, Jun 17, 2011.

  1. billfields

    billfields Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Anyone know a reason not to use cyprus mulch (as opposed to wood chips ore straw) in an open air outdoor run?
     
  2. Bear Foot Farm

    Bear Foot Farm Overrun With Chickens

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    Any type of mulch will just hold moisture.

    Unless it's in a low area where water stands, sand or bare dirt work better

    The chickens are going to want to dig and take dust baths
     

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