Chicken coop attached so they can enjoy the end of the harvest leftovers & fertilize at the same time. you could even do simple garden bed covers/ mini greenhouses and let the chickens in there most of the time - keep down bugs and make happy chickens!
Back yard Chickens I see one thing missing from this scene. It's the hens scratching favorite plants out of the ground as they dig a pit in the dirt to dust themselves. The downside of having free range hens!
Here's the Chicken Coop Checklist to end all Chicken Coop Checklists. VIA Mom With a Prep Check out Best of the Web: How to Build a Chicken Coop MORE: Chicken Coop Tips from This Old House Chicken Coop Plan from The Tangled Nest
Your backyard flock could be the best source of meat, eggs and homemade fertilizer around. Learn how to “recoop” much of your birds’ expenses by putting chicken manure fertilizer to use in your garden. From MOTHER EARTH NEWS magazine.
Building A Chicken Coop - Brilliant feed bin idea. No scrapping around or wasted feed on the floor. And the feed stays dry in the rain. - Building a chicken coop does not have to be tricky nor does it have to set you back a ton of scratch.