(This would work for pets also.) homemade chicken waterer- so stinking simple and smart! (Wonder if you could do the same thing with a large "Gatorade" cooler and give your hens cool water in the summer.
I CANNOT wait to try this! It will make the Spring so much easier, when we have to keep them out of the garden ;) Fresh Eggs Daily: Growing Sprouted Fodder for your Chickens plus Chick Fodder Cakes - Gardens Today