Tag Archives: chicken coop

  1. Progress on the Ice Shack Chicken Coop


    September 18, 2016 by Mike Oscar Hotel

    Just a few pictures from my work over the past few weeks. Before: After: I got the roof decking on …
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  2. Selling Out


    May 3, 2015 by Mike Oscar Hotel

    The time came for us to get rid of a few chicks.  We packed up eight of them and six …
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  3. Preparing for Meat Chickens!


    June 14, 2013 by Mike Oscar Hotel

    The day is near!  By the time you read this post, we will likely have 25 little meat chicks.  We …
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  4. The Egg of Shame


    May 22, 2013 by Mike Oscar Hotel

    On Sunday, we all went to Denver as a family.  We parked on the outskirts of the city and road …
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  5. Crossing the Red Line


    May 6, 2013 by Mike Oscar Hotel

    The morning started the right way.  I put a makeshift top and door on the chicken tractor and hauled all …
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  6. Making a Chicken Tractor from Recycled Materials, Part 2


    May 4, 2013 by Mike Oscar Hotel

    I did a little more work on the tractor on Tuesday.  Most of the day was spent fetching a new …
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  7. An Unfortunate Acquisition, Part 2


    May 1, 2013 by Mike Oscar Hotel

    Well, for those of you that have been reading awhile, this is a revisit of a post from a few …
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