There are a number of different materials that chicken owners sure as bedding. – pine shavings – sand – straw
– excellent absorption – easily attainable – easy to clean – great odor control -add them to our compost pile
Remember that chicken compost is hot compost and can kill your pants if you add it right away. Always wait a year before using it.
Clear out all of the dirt, feathers, nesting materials, and bird droppings. It’s important to scrape out as much of the bird droppings as you can.
You can add more ventilation in the summer.