Straw Bale Chicken Coop

We’re not sure why most of our best ideas come from Australia, but they do. This one is the design for a chicken coop which provides enough insulation to keep the chickens warm, great protection, and it’s easy to clean out.

The best part is low cost of the materials, and the elevation which both provides rain water catchment, a dust bath area for the chickens, and it’s got a great feeder. Now to get the building supplies, and then we can get some chickens in for fresh eggs.

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