Lots of rain, coop is cold and damp.

Discussion in 'Where am I? Where are you!' started by Zvacman, Oct 4, 2014.

  1. Zvacman

    Zvacman In the Brooder

    Apr 24, 2014
    Hey Michiganders. Winter is 10 degrees away up here in Petoskey. I went in the coop tonight and it was really cool and damp. I have 6 windows open right now. Should I leave the windows open an toughen them up for the winter or close the windows? As I've said elsewhere on the forum I don't live at the farm, so opening and closing things twice a day isn't practical. I also have a question about watering nipples. Do they freeze up easily in our Michigan temps? I currently have a 15 gallon cooler with a heater in it and a pump that circulates the water 24 hours a day. The water serves as a minimal heat source. I'll try to post a picture of it for any input. Thanks.[​IMG]

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