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How To Build a Chicken Tractor to Make a Great Garden

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Building a movable chicken coop is a great way to get nitrogen and healthy microbes into the ground – a necessity for a great garden.

A mobile coop – sometimes called a chicken tractor – can be relocated on your property every few weeks. If you have a garden plan in the works, move the coop around your planned garden area to enrich the soil before tilling.

How To Make a Chicken Tractor

Chicken tractors aren’t just beneficial to your garden soil; they give your chickens fresh food and variety that a stationary coop can’t easily provide.

They can be built cheaply and make a quick weekend DIY project. Here is a short video on how to build an inexpensive chicken tractor: