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    Nice looking! How many chickens? How many eggs do you get? And where (approximatelyI do you live? Really like the Easy Feeder....amazing!

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    I have 4 hens, right now (springtime weather) I'm averaging 22-24 eggs a week. I live in Salt Lake City, Utah. Thanks for the comment!

    Nice work. Well designed. A tip:
    If you use strips of lath to tack down your tarp it will last a lot longer. The movement of the tarp wears it out, and if it is tacked down tight it won't shred in the wind.

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    Yeah, these two tarps barely survived the winter. They were Harbor Freight $4 specials - the grommets on the bottom edge (which I staked down) ripped out in the wind, but at least they lasted as long as they did! Thanks for the tip!

    Oh to be a chicken roosting in this mansion. Love the use of redwood and pavers to keep everything safe and rot-free.