HOUS­ING BACK­YARD POUL­TRY

The Poultry Bulletin - - FRONT PAGE -

Rais­ing chick­ens in South Africa cer­tainly pre-dates the found­ing of SAPA in 1904. Long be­fore then, chick­ens have been grown for show­ing, meat and egg sup­ply, or just for the pure plea­sure of hav­ing birds run­ning in the yard. What­ever your rea­sons for hav­ing birds, think about where and how the birds will be housed.

Enough room

When de­sign­ing and build­ing hous­ing for chick­ens, enough room should be pro­vided for the growth of the birds and for fu­ture ex­pan­sion. The min­i­mum amount of space that should

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