1. If this is your first time on BYC, we suggest you start with one of these three options:
    Raising Chickens Chicken Coops Join BYC
    If you're already a member of our community, click here to login & click here to learn what's new!

How big of a run?

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by GwenFarms, Feb 28, 2008.

  1. GwenFarms

    GwenFarms Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 26, 2008
    I'm building a chicken run for 50 chicks. I have a large roomy coop and have laid out plans for a 40' x 60' run. They will have some turn out time later on, or may spend time in a chicken tractor, if I can get it built.

    Do you think 40'x60' is big enough for them?
  2. thechickman04

    thechickman04 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 22, 2008
    Cumming, Georgia
    yes i think that is plenty big enough
  3. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    I agree, plenty of room.
  4. nightshade

    nightshade Chillin' With My Peeps

    That should be fine [​IMG]

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by