Build Your Own Chicken Feeder

Learn how to build your own chicken feeder at home, includes materials and step-by-step instructions to build an automatic chicken feeder.



Build your own chicken feeder to save a lot of money.
Build your own chicken feeder to save a lot of money.
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Diagram 1: Following these instructions will show you how to properly build a chicken feeder.
Diagram 1: Following these instructions will show you how to properly build a chicken feeder.
Illustration by the MOTHER EARTH NEWS staff
Diagram 2: This is a side view of the chicken feeder as it is being built.
Diagram 2: This is a side view of the chicken feeder as it is being built.
Illustration by the MOTHER EARTH NEWS staff
Diagram 3: The critical dimensions of the feeder are shown here.
Diagram 3: The critical dimensions of the feeder are shown here.
Illustration by the MOTHER EARTH NEWS staff











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