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short of buying a green house is there anyway i can stop my chickens eating all my seedlings

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Joined: 2011-04-14

we have recently bought our first house iv been raiding gardens bushes and veg patches of all my friends and neighbors the beautiful people they are but then the chickens strip the lot sad times short of getting a green house is there any way of stopping them eating everything without putting them on the bbq, i would be very grateful for any advise and will keep you all informed of my progress
muchos lovos chicken boy!!!

Joined: 2009-08-07
Welcome Stuart

From what you have said so far, I take it you have not tried to fence the area in with Chicken wire have you?

Proper fencing can keep out a lot of critters if properly installed.

Joined: 2009-08-07
Pass the BBQ Sauce

Grill the chickens...: )I agree with YB put up a fence.

Joined: 2009-08-07
Fence those chicks! :) That

Fence those chicks! :) That way you can ALWAYS find your eggs!

Joined: 2009-08-11
I'll make it 3

Fence the little buggers in and out of your garden.

Elsie ./.

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