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Netting for covering the run

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by Chicky85254, Nov 10, 2008.

  1. Chicky85254

    Chicky85254 Songster

    Sep 22, 2008
    AZ & CA
    What is the best place to find netting for the top of my run?

  2. spatcher

    spatcher Songster

    Apr 13, 2008
    Virginia - Southside
    Lowes has a good one that is used for keeping birds off of fruit trees. Thats what I used. Comes in a roll that when opened is 7'x50' Works for me and is inexpensive.Its also known as deer netting. Hope this helps.
  3. Katy

    Katy Flock Mistress

    I got my flight netting from Cutler Supply. It's much heavier than the deer netting which is what I used to use. Of course it costs more too.
  4. Chicky85254

    Chicky85254 Songster

    Sep 22, 2008
    AZ & CA
    Thanks, that's a much better option than ordering netting from MPC for 115.00!
  5. Kajunbanty

    Kajunbanty Songster

    Sep 14, 2008
    got mine on ebay, great price and shipped right to the house.
  6. pips&peeps

    pips&peeps There is no "I" in Ameraucana

    Jan 18, 2008
    Newman Lake, WA
    Got ours from Randall Burkey.
  7. ams3651

    ams3651 Songster

    Jan 23, 2008
    NE PA
    Quote:same here, I will have to see what happens with snow though. Its a pretty fine net but I have a feeling that wet snow will accumulate.

  8. MaineChickens

    MaineChickens Songster

    Mar 11, 2008
    I recently ordered some knitted netting from a company in NJ called Endurance Net. They have a great selection of closeout netting so I was able to get 6.5 x 50 for $50 SHIPPED! This is the 1" heavyweight that will hold up to the Maine winter.

    I highly recommend this company. Every other place I looked at wanted to sell a whole roll and then shipping was by truck. My 50 feet is coming UPS.

    Hope this is helpful to someone! http://www.endurancenetinc.com/
  9. Colored Egg Farmer

    Colored Egg Farmer Chicken overload

    I got mine from Tractor supply.

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