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  1. nikkimay

    nikkimay Out Of The Brooder

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    Gotta love Portland - in just a week i've gone from worrying about rain to worrying about too much sun!

    What do you all use to provide shade in the chicken run? We had a garden umbrella set up yesterday and it fell over..... I was thinking of using some of that bamboo fencing stuff as a roof.......

    Any thoughts?
     
  2. earthy_chicks

    earthy_chicks Out Of The Brooder

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    It is beautiful weather we are having! So what about corrugated tin roofing panels. It would protect them from the rain and reflect the sun/heat. It does sound nice when its raining too.
     
  3. allen wranch

    allen wranch Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    I also use corrugated tin for covers on my runs. Works well. They really need some shade in the summer.
     

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