Little Farmer Products™ Metal Hen Chicken Nest Boxes
High quality construction and thoughtful design, these metal laying boxes by Little Farmer Products™ will look beautiful in your coop. Designed for the small backyard flock owner, these nesting boxes come in 1-hole, 2-hole, and 4-hole models. The 2-hole nest boxes come in either vertical or horizontal configuration.
Some attractive features include:
- Nest bottoms removable for easy cleaning and litter replacement.
- Easy to assemble with a screwdriver and wrench. No rivet gun required.
- Powder-coated for weather and rust resistance.
- All exposed edges folded to prevent injury.
- Ventilation holes in partitions for fresh air flow.
- Double bolted perches are hinged to allow closing.
- Pitched top to prevent roosting on nest box.
- Nests can be staggered back-to-back to prevent hens from passing between tiers.
- Estimated assembly time: 30 – 45 minutes.
Experts recommend 1 nest for every 3-4 hens. Nest opening: 12″ x 11.5″ x 7″
Install about 2 feet from the ground on the wall of the coop; it provides a great level for collecting, cleaning, and observing.
Materials included: sheet metal frame and nest bottoms, wooden planks for perches, metal perch arms, nuts and bolts, hanging hooks, and instruction manual. Nest litter not included.