Chicken tractor: the permaculture guide to happy hens and healthy soil

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Good Earth Publications, Jun 1, 2004 - Gardening - 318 pages
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A chicken tractor is a bottomless, portable shelter-pen that fits over your garden beds. The chickens peck and scratch the soil, eat pest bugs and weed seeds, and fertilize the beds with their manure. Best of all, they provide eggs and meat.

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User Review  - 2wonderY - LibraryThing

A pretty good summary of all issues of raising chickens. Not much in the way of the mechanics of or blueprints for building a Chicken Tractor, but it does point to sources that do. Read full review

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User Review  - Amber - Goodreads

This book has made me so excited to start raising chickens! Before I thought that I would just do layers, but now my plan is the have layers in a chicken coop but raise maybe 20 meat birds a year in a ... Read full review

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Contents

Recipe for a Chicken Tractor
14
What is a Chicken Tractor Anyway?
31
Why Chicken Tractors Belong in Your
37
Copyright

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Barnes & Noble.com - Books: Day Range Poultry, by Andy W. Lee ...
Day Range Poultry: Every Chicken Owner's Guide to Grazing Gardens and Improving Pastures, Lee, Andy W. Lee, Paperback, Good Earth Titles Ser., Book, ...
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andy lee libri - I Libri dell'autore: Andy Lee ...
Day Range Poultry: Every Chicken Owner's Guide to Grazing Gardens and Improving Pastures · Day Range Poultry: Every Chicken Owner's Guide to Grazing Gardens ...
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About the author (2004)

Lee is an internationally known speaker, writer, teacher, and practitioner of what he calls "holistic enterprise farming and gardening". He has over 30 years of experience as a forester, market gardener, builder and small business owner.

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