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  1. nikkimay

    nikkimay Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 8, 2007
    Pacific NW
    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

    Apr 19, 2007
    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

    Jan 11, 2007
    San Marcos, TX
    I also use corrugated tin for covers on my runs. Works well. They really need some shade in the summer.

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