Video: Easy to make "no-waste" chick & adult feeders: made from recycled bottles/buckets

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by crikescrikes, Feb 20, 2014.

  1. crikescrikes

    crikescrikes In the Brooder

    Dec 6, 2013


    When your chicks are all grown up, the following feeder works even better:


    If you'd like templates on making these feeders, send me a reply. I can specify the size and measurements of the holes, height of the bottle, and can show more details if anyone is interested. These feeders work well for us and results in almost no wasted feed - because only a small amount gravity-feeds out of the bottle and the chickens need to stick their head inside the bucket/juice bottle to eat. No poop, no moisture, no rodents. It may take some effort to make it, but the money saved in wasted food will be worth it.
  2. pawtraitart

    pawtraitart Songster

    May 30, 2007
    I love your little chick observer on the table, there. Too cute. LOL

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