Introduction: Chicken Tractor - Mobile Chicken Coop From Recycled Car Shelter Frame

Picture of Chicken Tractor - Mobile Chicken Coop From Recycled Car Shelter Frame

For a cheap workers in your garden, why not building a Chicken tractor.

Chickens feed on fresh grass, heat insects in your kitchen garden and plow the soil.... like a tractor!

I used recycled materials to build mine.

Building pictures: Chicken Tractor design

Step 1: Build Cheap Chicken Tractor With Recycled Materials

Picture of Build Cheap Chicken Tractor With Recycled Materials

Recycled boards from snow fence and galvanised steel frame from old car shelter frame.

Detailed information: Framing Idea for a portable chicken coop

Step 2: Covering Chicken Tractor Frame and Adding Wheels

Picture of Covering Chicken Tractor Frame and Adding Wheels

After framing steps, you must cover your mobile chicken coop with poyltry netting.

Other pictures: Stain chicken coop frame

A sliding door for your movable chicken cooop... why not!

See: My sliding door design

You can add wheels on your chicken tractor.

Idea: Recycled Wheels for chicken tractor

When this step is finished, let your hens enter in your new chicken tractor.

Instructions en français (french instructions): ---> Construire un tracteur à poules

Comments

About This Instructable

2,703views

17favorites

Bio: Landscaping my backyard since 2003.
More by jardinier:Stone Path From Tombstone ResiduesHow to Plant Cedar HedgesHedging Cedar Trees
Add instructable to: