DIY and homemade chicken waterers. Quick and easy to put together. You'll need a drill or drill press (or pocket knife in a pinch), pliers, a plastic container of any size, and the contents of one of our kits. Elapsed time is roughly an hour, less if you're handy. $15/each.
The idea of true free range chickens is great, but in reality it's dangerous. To balance freedom and safety, we use a modified free range system which we describe in detail, along with tips on fencing, layout and location of chicken yard, providing cover, choosing appropriate chicken breeds, etc., so that you can develop your own limited free range system.
Save your Back and Your Money: Make an Automatic Waterer for your Free Ranging Chickens
These easy, cheap to build waterers save both your back and time and are easy to clean. Our design is shown and list of materials. Self-filling, they make less work and give the chickens fresh water all day long, find out how.