Saturday, January 26, 2013

The Chicken Tractor

Built a Chicken Tractor. Thought we'd grow us some chickens.

Got a plan to grow the vegetable starts for my sister's garden, and she (and her kids) will grow the chicken starts for us. Looking forward to fresh eggs!


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  2. [edited for accuracy]
    Black soldier fly larva will both greatly accelerate compost production and automatically feed you chooks 17% protein feed if you put a ramp in the bin.
    The larva instinctivley climb the ramp, and continually drop to feed the birds.

    Here's a blog link (with vid!)to one guy's diy bin.
    Most bins I've seen are much smaller, taking up a lot less space: