Height of Feeder/Waterer

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by Leah and peeps, Aug 2, 2010.

  1. Leah and peeps

    Leah and peeps Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi everyone,

    The girls are going to be moving in soon and i need to know how high off the ground their big girl feeder and waterer need to be? Or what they need to be placed of in order to raise them off the ground? Thanks!! [​IMG]
     
  2. fwschrom

    fwschrom Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Set them on a cinder block.....8 inches high.
     
  3. Olive Hill

    Olive Hill Overrun With Chickens

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    You don't have to set them up off the ground. But it does help with spillage, waste, etc.

    You can put them up a few inches on any type of block or boards you have available -- no need to go out and get a specific type -- or you can hang them with rope or chain.
     

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