"Use a solar light inside the chicken run to attract bugs for the chickens to eat." This would be particularly useful during the twilight hour when the chooks aren't quite ready for bed but the bugs come out en masse.
Building A Chicken Coop - Chicken roosting bars with a dropping board. Plus check out a tour of our chicken coop! - Building a chicken coop does not have to be tricky nor does it have to set you back a ton of scratch.
*I could use something like this for my temporary rabbit area when we close off the room. I plan on getting my final rabbit barn built within the next 2 years. // Drop vent to increase ventilation in coop or shut it during bad weather.
No Bake Chocolate Peanut Butter Crunch Bars (V, GF, DF)- 3 cups crispy rice cereal 1 cups chocolate chips grams 1 cup peanut butter can substitute for sunflower seed or soy nut butter cup maple syrup cup coconut oil can sub for grass fed butter
Bucket Chicken Waterer Made from a 5 gallon bucket with lid and poultry water cups. Drill holes in lower part of bucket with a inch drill bit, screw in cups, fill with water and close with a lid for the safety of your birds
straw or shavings in the chicken coop: I asked my grandma which they used in their coops growing up and she said dirt. Yes, the dirt on the ground, no built floor, just on top of the dirt, be (Chicken Coop Cleaning)
Chicken water/coop heater: Pavers + heat lamp mounted to scrap piece of cover with upside down terracotta pot + saucer, then water (secured with hang chain). Amazing detail on the coop and water heater.