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  1. ladybird12

    ladybird12 Out Of The Brooder

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    I am thinking of getting a poly tunnel to place my bantams ark in to protect it from the winter storms ( we get a lot in Wales ) any one think this is a good idea ?
     
  2. fl_deb

    fl_deb Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm not sure what a "poly tunnel" is so hopefully someone else might be able to help you out.[​IMG]
     
  3. ladybird12

    ladybird12 Out Of The Brooder

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    Its a sort of steel framed plastic green house used to protect plants and is very strong to hold up to wind and frost , I think it will protect chickens from the elements , they are probaly only sold here in the UK [​IMG] I am well hope you are x
     
  4. ladybird12

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  5. tammyd57

    tammyd57 Chillin' With My Peeps

    I would think that would be a great idea, as long as there is sufficient ventilation to prevent moisture buildup.
     
  6. patandchickens

    patandchickens Flock Mistress

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    Sure, as long as you leave at least one, possibly both, ends of the tunnel open to prevent condensation. It is hard to imagine til you see it just how much the humidity builds up in those things, especially in the nighttime hours.

    Good luck, have fun,

    Pat
     
  7. graciesmum

    graciesmum Chillin' With My Peeps

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    How did the poly tunnel idea go? I was thinking of doing the same, any tips for me?
     

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