Get started in Pastured egg farming with 60 Laying hens
The Chicken Caravan E Coop Layer 60 is a chicken shed on skids that is set up to house 60 laying hens.
It has 4 water containers that hold 20 liters each and they are all connected and all have float values built in so you can attach one hose and fill up all 4 so you have 80 litres of water in total.
These water containers gravity feed 6 Chicken Caravan Bullet nipple drinkers. The E coop has 2 galvanized feeders that hold 30 kg of feed each so you have a total of 60kg of feed on board. These feeders are easy to fill, It comes with 2 nesting box bays that hold cater for 30 hens per bay so 60 in total. These nesting boxes are rollaway and have an automatic exclusion system to ensure no hens sit in the nesting boxes at night. This exclusion system is powered by a 12-volt battery that is charged by a solar panel.
The E coop has 4 perches through the middle for the hens to sleep on. It has 2 large doors that open up both sides and provide plenty of shade and shelter for the hens. You can surround the E coop with Chicken Caravan Electric chicken fence to keep your hens safe from foxes. If you want to get started in pastured egg production the E Coop layer 60 could be your best system.