1. If this is your first time on BYC, we suggest you start with one of these three options:
    Raising Chickens Chicken Coops Join BYC
    If you're already a member of our community, click here to login & click here to learn what's new!
  1. jodiea60

    jodiea60 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 18, 2011
    Still kicking the chicken idea around...But some one offered us 2 roosters (3 months old)... We have talked about a tractor type coop...But if we make it stationary and use sand in the bottom will grass still grow through that or does the chicken activity keep the growth down....Will 2 rooster be nice to each other if no girls around?
  2. kesali

    kesali Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 27, 2011
    far northern Wisconsin
    Don't plan on any grass. It depends on the temperaments of the roosters or if they grew up together.
  3. Farmer_Dan

    Farmer_Dan Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 9, 2010
    don't worry about any vegetation, they'll eat anything green.
  4. ThinkingChickens

    ThinkingChickens Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 18, 2011
    The two roosters could be good for pets but then you'll miss out on getting eggs. Grass won't grow through the sand. Even if it did make it the chickens would knock it out fast. My three girls literally cleared 50'x50' area of weeds in a week. It was crazy.

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by