plan – design of a chicken coop (poultry house)?

I am planning to build a chicken coop (poultry house) for chickens, guinea fowl and turkeys. I am thinking of 20 - 30 birds. They'll have a huge place to roam, there is a huge piece of grassland...So I need a coop where they can sleep, lay their eggs and shelter for rain. In my area it's quite hot, never gets below 15C. Max temp 35C. thanks … [Read more...]

Looking for chicken coop designs/images and want to know what birds can and can’t be together?

I'm wanting to build an enclosed coop that is off the ground and fenced in. The coop will probably be placed in an area with a large 8' chain link fence on 2 of the sides and a building on another. I'm mainly trying to figure out how to make a roof and the coop. I'm also wanting to know if all these birds can live in the same area: chickens, ducks, guinea fowl, pheasants, and … [Read more...]