• Share
  • Email
  • Embed
  • Like
  • Save
  • Private Content
Morganchicken Part 2
 

Morganchicken Part 2

on

  • 567 views

urban chicken keeping

urban chicken keeping

Statistics

Views

Total Views
567
Views on SlideShare
566
Embed Views
1

Actions

Likes
1
Downloads
7
Comments
0

1 Embed 1

http://www.docshut.com 1

Accessibility

Upload Details

Uploaded via as Microsoft PowerPoint

Usage Rights

© All Rights Reserved

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Processing…
Post Comment
Edit your comment

    Morganchicken Part 2 Morganchicken Part 2 Presentation Transcript

    •  
      • This is more like it.
      • Protection from nocturnal predators.
      • A place to keep food dry.
      • Nesting Box.
      • Inside Roost/Perch.
      • Access to the ground.
    • The chicken tractor as “mobile home.”
    •  
    •  
    •  
    •  
    • muddyclogs.blogspot
    • Deep carbon (hay) on the floor to counteract the nitrogen (poop and pee).
    • They are great for prepping a garden bed area. They integrate carbon and nitrogen, and degrassify for you. Joel Salatin’s Greenhouse approach.
    •  
    • The chicken tractor combined with a run.
    • You can leave the water outside but keep the food inside and dry.
    •  
    •  
    •  
    •  
    •  
    •  
    •  
    •  
    •  
    •  
    •  
    •  
    •  
    •  
    •  
    •  
    •  
    • Give them back their calcium.
    •  
    •  
    •  
    •  
    • Lots of bedding. Good. Too much poop. Not good.
    • One pitchfork full of hay and problem is solved.
    •  
    •  
      • One nesting box/5 birds
    •  
    • Make it easy on yourself and incorporate your compost area into your chicken run.
    • Bare dirt = bad coop management depending on the size of the area.
    • Allow them to create their own bare spots.
    •  
    •  
    •  
    • Keep the ground interesting and we’ll be happy.
    • Notice the variety of breeds.
    •  
    •  
    •  
    •  
    • You’re moving to a condo in the Pearl. Now what? Your options . Craigslist PDXBackyardchix A friend who wants a pet. Critter Corner at Gerens. Do what 98% of the rest of the world would do and get really connected with your food.
    • Chickens-Raised Beds-CSA-Raw Milk-Grass Fed Beef-Moving to the Country-Goats-Starting a Farm.
    •