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Chickens get up early, poop a lot and waste a ton of food – all of which are problems for lazy chicken farmers, like ourselves.  Over the two years we have owned our chickens, I have devised …

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Pop door. Drops into track at the bottom so predators can’t get their paws/claws under the door to lift it. So smart.

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from Green Valley Poultry Supplies

Fitting suggestion for mounting an automatic chicken door to your coop

Fitting suggestion for mounting an automatic chicken door to your coop ...

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Build an automatic coop door opener using cheap parts (car antenna extender, automatic timer, and two power adapters-used on ebay)

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from Instructables.com

Simple Automatic Chicken Coop Door

Automatic chicken coop door

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We started out with some cute baby chicks (5 to be exact) in late March. Well that lead to...

This elegant non-motorized design uses the chickens’ own weight and a counterbalanced bucket of sand or earth to open and close the door. “The door system is not prone to electrical outages and it automatically self-adjusts for Daylight Savings Time,”

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