We tried our first chicken tractor last year and it worked out well enough but it really was only big enough for 10 birds or so. It started out as a straight tractor, but as the season moved on and the birds got bigger we ended up just using it as a mobile coop.
You can see it below, surrounded by premier1 poultry netting.
As a mobile coop it worked ok, but had some limitations:
- Small wheels made it kind of tough to move over rough ground
- It was easy enough to move 8′ at a time (every day), but when it was time to move it across the farm, it was tou…