I recently moved to a location where I can have chickens. I have built a 10x12 enclosed chicken run and I'm working on completing a 5x10 attached coop. I currently have 1 hen and 1 rooster that were given to me.
How many chickens would a coop and run that size hold?
My name is Zoe and I am a second year engineering student. For our Design class, we have been tasked with creating an automatic chicken coop door that would open in the morning to let the chickens out and close at night once the chickens are back inside the coop. We are also...
I built a chicken coop last winter and I am planning on building a couple more this winter. The chicken coop that I built will house 7 to 8 chickens. The coop is raised to make it easier to get into for cleaning and to add square footage to the run. I am planning on closing in the bottom part of...
My husband makes chicken coops. Here is a VIDEO he made of a 4' chicken coop tractor it can fit up to 4 chickens full size chickens. A run can be added for more room to play.
Attached is also a picture of a coop attached to a run.
I have started work on my chicken tractor. The whole structure is 12 feet in length, 5 feet in width and 5 feet in height with the actual coop portion being 5' x 5'.
So far it's been a design as you go project. I finished the frame on Tuesday and last night started work on the coop portion. The...