Chicken House / June 10, 2018 / Maryellen.
The portable chicken coop was moveable and allows your chickens to move to the new places every day. As we know that there are several diverse ways to build coops by using different materials as well. However, there are several basic guidelines which go to the regular chicken coop must be followed to increase healthy chickens in portable coop.
In many cases, the stationary coops were bigger than portable coops. The easiest way to make portable coop is attached wheels in one end of coop and hangs the handles in another end to make you easier when moving the coop and place it in another area. So, the portable coop is most useful option if it made from light materials so that it can be easier moved around by one person. But, it should pretty strong to keep any predator come in. It’s also essential to maintain the reasonable cost for construction.
There are several benefits of portable chicken coops. You can feed your chickens with diverse and nutritious diet by placing its coop in different site then help to get better quality of eggs. Of course the chicken meat also has better taste. Moving your coop around your yard will help you to maintain the grass trimmed as your chickens eat it as the part of their diets as well. Portable coops are generally built without any floor, so you can remove the main cleaning. The chickens will lay their dropping to the soil directly and make your soil more fertile.
This coop can be moved into safer location when bad weather comes. So, there are several benefits that you can get and you should know it can be harder to build a portable coop predator proof unless it completes with the floor. So, you are able to provide a wire floor to get away the predators.