Nesting Boxes of Milk Crates .. GENIUS!

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by iwiw60, Feb 11, 2014.

  1. iwiw60

    iwiw60 Overrun With Chickens

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    Milk crates and a pallet...GENIUS!

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  2. The Farm

    The Farm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Very nice I am planing on making a few more like that this year.
     
  3. Hokum Coco

    Hokum Coco Overrun With Chickens

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    My set up is very similar except I employ the wasted space above my nest boxes with a 2' wide poop board.
    POOP BOARDS are the "BEST" addition yet. Handles well over ½ of the poop in my set up keeps ammonia smell in check 3½" below roost excellent for catching eggs laid through the night (roost are in cups for easier removal and cleaning). I recently friction fit a piece of vinyl flooring over my poop board.it makes clean up even easier; Pop out; Scrap; Hose; Pop in.

    Winter months even easier flex over compost bin DONE!

    Easy peasy!.

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