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Chicken tractor repair notes

  chicken tractor repair

The oldest chicken tractor has been limping along lately due to some wear and tear. I finally took some time today for upgrades to the frame, roost, and nest box.

One thing I learned is that using walnut is a mistake for a project like this. I went for it because we had so much of it on hand and it's nice and straight. In retrospect it looks like a small walnut log that sits on the ground might only last a couple of years before you start seeing serious signs of rotting and decay.

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