what is the best way to water a flock?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by youngenbreeder, Sep 6, 2011.

  1. youngenbreeder

    youngenbreeder Out Of The Brooder

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    just wondering what is the best way to water a flock, best if its home made and last a long time, thanks.
     
  2. KDK1

    KDK1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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  3. galanie

    galanie Treat Dispenser No More

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    I fill buckets and bowls with water. Not sure if there is a "best way" but I do like the design above.
     
  4. mdbokc

    mdbokc Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I use a couple of horse buckets outside. A dog waterer in the coop. Have 21 birds to care for....small flock.
     
  5. BoltonChicken

    BoltonChicken Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Nipple waterers. Only way to go. Five gallon bucket will last me (5 BO's) over a week in hot summer weather. No daily cleaning, no daily filling. Happy chickens.
     
  6. BellevueOmlet

    BellevueOmlet Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Waterer Cups

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  7. youngenbreeder

    youngenbreeder Out Of The Brooder

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    thanks guys
     

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