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evolution of a chicken vegetable rotation

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Posted by andy macey over 9 years ago

an evolving vegetable system

I have been tweeking a vegetable system utilising chickens for the last 18 months or so.

It is now a 5 bed system with chickens cell forraging beds connected to a straw yard, which is in turn connected to a coop and deep litter system. This provides heat to a greenhouse and is fox proof!

Below are some photo's of the evolution of the system

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Mark Brown
Mark Brown : Great system and well trained chooks too!
Posted over 9 years ago

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Aline  Van Moerbeke
Aline Van Moerbeke : So cool! We just had a look for chooks today and have almost completed the chicken house. Now for planning the beds and the run... Thanks for sharing, great inspiration!
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