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The Egg Cart’n Classic

  • the classic chicken tractor
  • the classic chicken tractor

The Classic

$2,299.00

The simple but elegent design of the original Egg Cart’n chicken tractor comes with all the features you need for backyard poultry success.

8-10

Hens

2

Nest Boxes

400

Pounds

4’×6′

Size

Features of the Egg Cart’n Classic

The sleek original design of the Classic gives you everything you need for a secure convenient backyard operation.

EZ-Lift System

EZ-lift system for easy movement—The Egg Cart’n Classic raises onto four wheels, latches in place, and rolls easily over grass. The EZ-lift system sets the Egg Cart’n apart from other chicken tractors of similar size. Foam-filled tires ensure you’ll never have a flat.

Ramp and Flooring

The ramp can be raised for protection from night predators, lowered for grazing access, and removed for cleaning. The perforated floor allows for easy cleanup.

Nest Boxes

The double nest box provides a convenient place for the chickens to lay their eggs, and for you to collect them. The round openings encourage the chickens not to spend unnecessary time there.

Collecting Eggs

Easily retrieve your eggs from nesting boxes through the sliding door.

Roost

The roost provides comfort and safety for your backyard chicken.

Feed & Water

The feeder and watering bucket hang conveniently from the dedicated hanging brackets.

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Sliding Gate

The sliding gate allows the chickens to enjoy free-range access to your yard, whenever you wish for it.

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Weather Skirting

The included corrugated plastic skirting can be snapped on to protect chickens during cold weather.

our feedback

What customers are saying…

Hi!  Just wanted to let you know, my daughter, our chicks and I LOVE our tractor…You clearly thought of everything necessary to raise chickens when you designed the Egg Cart’n.  I’m completely satisfied with our purchase and highly recommend it

Sue R

This purchase allowed me to have peace of mind that my new chicks were safe in the mobile coop from my existing older flock because they were separated all summer. I bought from Egg Cart’n because it looked like a quality-built coop that was easy

Tammy F.

I have a small place 1.8 acres. I like to be able to rehome the chickens with the season and it is easier to keep them clean with close neighbors when you can move the house. The first one works great, so I bought the second one.  It is sturdy

Daria A.

Using the Eggcartn chicken tractor was SO easy!!!! Easy to move, easy to hose out and safe for chickens!

Dawn K.

Simple Assembly

Assembling the Egg Cart’n Classic is very straightforward. You need a few tools, a friend to help you, and our trusty assembly instructions. You can be ready to roll in 1-2 hrs.

We’ve kept the assembly process as simple as possible. Check out our written instructions or watch our assembly video. The video is not a time-lapse and realistically shows what setting up entails.

Which One Fits You?

All of our products are made with quality materials and designed for your success, but you need to figure out which of our products are for you. This comparison chart gives you some of the basic differences between our different models. Find the model that best fits you.

the classic chicken tractor

The Classic

Practical and Durable

8–10 Chickens

2 Nesting Boxes

375–400 lbs

4 ft × 6 ft (45 sq. ft)

$2,299.00

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the chalet chicken tractor

The Chalet

Stylish Design

8–10 Chickens

2 Nesting Boxes

460 lbs

4 ft × 6 ft (45 sq. ft)

$2,999.00

Add to Cart

the mini chicken tractor

The Mini

Perfect Startup

4-5 Chickens

1 Nesting Box

250–275 lbs

3 ft × 4 ft (22 sq. ft)

$1,699.00

Add to Cart

Frequently Asked Questions

How long does shipping take?

Shipping takes about four to seven business days for most locations.

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Is the Egg Cart’n too heavy to move easily?

No. The Egg Cart’n is designed to be stress-free and lightweight for ease of transport. This is made possible because of the aluminum frames, making the Egg Cart’n lighter than it looks. The wheels also aid in this process by being big enough to roll over grass easily.

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How often should the coop be moved?

We recommend the daily move for full-sized flocks of eight to ten chickens. However, the frequency of moving depends on how many chickens are in the tractor and the quality of the turf they are grazing. The more chickens there are per square foot, the more often the pen will need to be moved to prevent damage to the turf.

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Is the Egg Cart’n predator-proof?

Nearly. It is predator-resistant, meaning it is resistant to predators, but it takes some proactivity on your part. The daily move and locking the chickens upstairs at night by raising the ramp makes it virtually impossible for small predators to attack the chickens. Snakes could be an issue in some locations, and bears could be an issue in others, but we have been well pleased with the predator protection the Egg Cart’n provides.

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Isn’t the Egg Cart’n too small to hold 8-10 chickens comfortably?

Opinions on this matter vary, but we have seen ten or even twelve chickens thrive in an Egg Cart’n. The most important thing is that the chickens are happy and healthy. Since the Egg Cart’n has two levels, the chickens have well over 40 square feet to move around. Observing your hens is one of the best ways of knowing what is appropriate for your flock.

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Get Your Stress-free Chicken Tractor!

The Egg Cart’n Classic not only houses your chickens, it changes your life. With the Classic, you become healthier without added stress and headache. Not only do you become healthier, but your chickens and backyard do as well. Being healthy and having happy hens and a luscious lawn will boost your confidence and make you happier.

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