HELP about shade

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by chicks, Apr 29, 2009.

  1. chicks

    chicks Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 18, 2009
    Bennington Vermont
    Emergency, my husband has changed his mind on where the coop needs to go and the area the post are going in the ground gets morning sun till about noon then in shade. in the winter it has more sun because of no leaves on the trees. I live in vermont, an I am getting chicks this weekend at a swap. Hopefully buff orph. The coop is 5x5 and the run will be 12 x 10 feet. thank for a quick response
  2. RendonRoo

    RendonRoo Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 7, 2009
    ft. worth
    I don't think morning sun in vermont would be a problem. As long as they can go in and out of the coop and have plenty of water at all times they should be fine.
  3. patandchickens

    patandchickens Flock Mistress

    Apr 20, 2007
    Ontario, Canada
    Sounds like a good arrangement to me [​IMG]

  4. CityChook

    CityChook Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 9, 2008
    Minneapolis, MN
    My Coop
    Afternoon shade will keep your coop cooler. Sounds fine to me.

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