They arrived safely in a small wooden crate with wire sides
. They were pretty upset from the trip, and it was unnerving to go into our garage and hear the angry buzzing.
Chicken yards can be as simple as an open bottomed box with wire sides
and a roof that you move from place to place daily to let the chickens feed and fertilize, or a full scale fenced and roofed poultry yard.
John Van Gilder was the sport of the area with a Stutz Bear Cat in which he would only use White Rose Gasoline that he hauled from Evansville in a Reo Speedwagon, a truck with wire sides
like a chain link fence.