Now that the first step of the house is done, designs are being made for the walls and roof.
The above untreated boards are going to be sealed with dad’s saturating primer for all weather protection.
The whole reason a rolling house is being built compared to a permanent house is because of 2 important reasons for our egg farm: 1. Access to fresh foraging nutrition. 2. Keeping chickens on fresh grass reduces disease.
Many people talk about the permanent chicken barn. We will have a barn for equipment, supplies, food, brooding and breeding, but once pullets are feathered out they go into a rolling house.