how many?

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by rooster brandon., Oct 3, 2010.

  1. rooster brandon.

    rooster brandon. Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ok i have 240 square feet of run and only 8 chickens i am going to build a bigger coop not run i sometimes get confused between the two how many chickens could it hold im not free ranging but i might in the future?I have 2 ameracanas 2 orange buffs 2 Rhode island red hens and 1 Rhode island red rooster how many more could it hold.........................................oooooooohhhhhhhhhhhhh and i have 1 more question my 2 rhode island red hens the guy said they will lay in 4 months its been a month how old are they they look pretty old and mature........
     
  2. rooster brandon.

    rooster brandon. Chillin' With My Peeps

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    rooster brandon. Chillin' With My Peeps

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  4. rooster brandon.

    rooster brandon. Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hello?
     
  5. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    240 sf of run can hold about 24 chickens (10 square feet per bird outside space is a general rule of thumb).




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