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 and grass from an area and fertilize it. ou will also be able to provide better protection from predators.
Find out how we built our first chicken tractor with found materials.