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Chicken pasture coop 2.0

pick up truck full of palletsThe first chicken pasture coop worked out fine during the summer months, but our hillside blocks all the winter sun and makes the chickens a bit grumpier than they should be.

A second coop with more pasture is now planned for a more sunny location.

I'm pretty sure I can use the above load of pallets for most of the building materials, just not sure exactly which way it will all go together yet.

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About us: Anna Hess and Mark Hamilton spent over a decade living self-sufficiently in the mountains of Virginia before moving north to start over from scratch in the foothills of Ohio. They've experimented with permaculture, no-till gardening, trailersteading, home-based microbusinesses and much more, writing about their adventures in both blogs and books.

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