FarmHack: Poultry Housing Options

The growing season is full-fledged and you may be considering raising some fledglings of your own. Check out these housing options for small-scale chicken raising from around the web. Feel free to comment and post ideas of your own – we’ll be sure to include them!


 broiler For Pastured Poultry, try this Greenhouse style pen used by Morris Farm.
The infamous chicken tractor: here is a series of videos on how to build one from Garden Girl TV.
CoopThruGate480 This chicken coop featured on Tangled Nest makes the most of space in a backyard.
This coop featured on includes easy access doors.
This hutch built at La Finca NY used the frame off an old porch swing and other leftover materials to start.
*BONUS* Recommended Reading: The ATTRA guide to Range Poultry Housing.

3 Replies to “FarmHack: Poultry Housing Options”

  1. It is nice to see that the younger generations are interested in farming and trying to get away from the processed foods that society is literally trying to cram down out throats. I am interested in following the ideas and brain storms you guys come up with. if you look at my web site, i have my chicken tractor on there with plans to build a bigger one coming soon. ill keep it posted. see ya’ll soon!

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