How to Make a Chicken Coop?

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A chicken coop is a shelter that is used to rear chicken. It is usually made of wood to keep the chicken warm in all seasons. To build a chicken coop one requires wood, steel nails, iron sheets for the roofing and dry hay. A chicken coop should comfortably house at least eight chickens and generously allow for 4.5 sq ft of space per chicken, 3 nests shared between 8 chickens and 9inches of perch length for each chicken.
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Setting up a coop can be done by first gathering wire mesh, wood, laying material and necessary tools. Following the design, build a coop for the chicken population and some allowance for growth as well as considering lighting, ventilation, feeding spots and aesthetics. Details may be confirmed at:
Chicken coops are not only for the comfort of your chicken but it also keeps them safe from hunting night predators. You can make a chicken coop for little cash and keep your dinner safe. You can find more information here: http://www.backyardchickens.com/coopdesigns.html
Whether keeping chickens for your own private egg supply, or selling eggs for a little extra cash, you can make a chicken coop to serve whatever needs you have. A coop should allow 4-5 sq. ft. of space per chicken, plus allow space for nesting and perching. For more information look here: www.buildeazy.com;
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