Catch system to collect the food that was spilling out of t he feeder. Smart way to not waste food and prevent the all-you-can-eat mouse buffet. - build a box about 1 and inches deep and laid the plastic grid from a florescent light in the top.
This would work for feeder too, sized to hold inverted 5 gal water jug. Base is lifted to keep them from getting dirt in it. Outside in coop run area. Feeder / waterer on top of sturdy plywood & galvanized awning so can be accessed without entering run
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