Two Birds with One….

Chicken run with grape vines and morning glories.

The chickens live in this fenced-in “room”, which is kind of sad that they cant roam, but with the number of raccoons, dogs, foxes, cats, hawks, etc. we have, it’s their only option. This does, however, provide a wonderful trellis for all sorts of vining plants – the first chicken area is covered with grapes, the second has newly planted kiwis, and they both are also home to beautiful vining flowers that the hummingbirds love. In turn, the chickens’ wastes help to nourish the plants and provide us with bumper crops of fruit. Wonderful!

Grapes on chicken coop.

Published in: on February 11, 2010 at 7:21 am  Leave a Comment  

The URI to TrackBack this entry is:

RSS feed for comments on this post.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: