Here you will see the chicken tractor as well as why it just doesn’t work for us. We still have chickens so of course we couldn’t just get rid of their home without some form of replacement. Hop on over and see what we came up with once again using the resources we already had […]
Chicken tractors aren’t the answer for every situation. After building 2 chicken tractors for meat chickens, Kevin discusses 2 reasons why the tractors didn’t work as planned.
Put your chickens out to pasture for very little money. In this video, Kevin from Living Traditions Homestead shows you how to build 2 chicken tractors in less than 4 hours for under $100.
Using only materials we already had laying around, we built a chicken tractor that can be easily moved and can house 12-15 hens.
For a smaller flock of backyard chickens, an immobile coop may not be the right way to go. In that case, try a chicken tractor. What is a tractor? Basically, it’s a coop that you can move around fairly easily in your yard. The benefits of this are that the chickens will get the bugs […]
Last year we raised 15 Cornish Cross meat chickens. I’ll admit, butchering day was tough, but those were the best tasted, totally organic chickens I’ve ever eaten. So this year we decided to up how many we raised. Then Mom asked me to raise a few for them. So this year we’re raising 40 Red […]