Brooder Box Build Plans


How to build a Brooder Box from one piece of plywood.

The build plans come as a PDF and are downloadable, printable, and include all the information needed to get started:

  • ​Complete materials + tools lists
  • 17 pages of step-by-step instructions with detailed diagrams, drawings, and pictures.
  • A bonus section with tips and tricks we implement to make the Brooder Box work to our benefit.

The Brooder Box includes:

  • Nesting Box with built-in box-in option
  • Dust bathing spot
  • Foraging/feeding area
  • Optional leg construction with 2x4s to save your low back from having to bend down!

Brooder Box Specs:

  • Dimensions: ~3'L x 2'W x 2'H
  • Total materials cost: $85
  • Total build time: ~3 hours (unpainted)

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Brooder Box Build Plans

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