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My Outpost Hen House & Calf Shelter

My Outpost Hen House & Calf Shelter

16 February 2020 | Outpost News, Livestock farming

We love hearing from our customers and what they’ve done with their Outpost buildings. For our latest blog, we spoke to a family from down South to find out about their experiences putting together a hen house and calf shelter. Here’s what she had to say…

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Tips for keeping healthy chickens

Tips for keeping healthy chickens

4 December 2019 | Keeping Chickens

If you have chickens or if you're thinking about getting some chickens then here's some great tips to help keep your hens happy and healthy as well as some tips about eggs.

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Do I need a building consent for a garden shed?

Do I need a building consent for a garden shed?

4 November 2019 | Outpost News

A very common question we get asked by our customers is “Will I need to get a building consent?”. The answer is not always easy to confirm and depends on the size of your building, where you are in New Zealand and the intended purpose of the building.

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Custom Designed Settler Stables

Custom Designed Settler Stables

29 October 2019 | Horse Stables, Outpost News

Outpost custom designed these stables for a customer to suit their site and requirements. This stable design is based on our Settler stable which is a modular design. Settler Stables have a centre pitch roof that look great and is very strong.

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Fun family building projects

Fun family building projects

21 September 2019 | Outpost News

Building an Outpost shed, hen house or play hut can be a great family project to do together. With easy to follow step by step instructions the whole family can get involved. So if you’re looking for something for the kids to do this holidays take a look

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How to keep Rodents out of your Hen House

How to keep Rodents out of your Hen House

4 May 2019 | Keeping Chickens

As temperatures cool down, mice and rats will start looking for a nice, warm place to hide. Your hen house offers a great option for rodents; safe at night from predators with a great food source. Here are five easy tips to help keep rodents out.

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