DIY mobile poultry hut
Get (or make) the right equipment for your poultry operation!
In this Farmbyte, we're sharing:
- Instructions from UMN Extension Educator Wayne Martin on building your own mobile poultry hut (video)
- Poultry Your Way
- Equipment for Alternative Production Models: Pastured Poultry Nutrition and Forages
Poultry Your Way
Has info on goal setting, marketing, processing, management alternatives, farm profiles, and additional resources. Chapter 5 is management focused and may be of most interest to you.
Poultry equipment for alternative production
This publication has equipment recommendations for waterers, feeders, fencing, and more. From ATTRA.
- Mobile poultry hut design is important for poultry comfort and management.
- The materials you choose have impacts on the chance of predation, temperature, and durability.
- The additional resources provided have more info on poultry management and provide equipment recommendations.