In contrast, the CSIRO’s Model Code of Practice says there should be a maximum of 1500 hens per hectare on an open range. That’s less than six times the government standard, and far more room for chooks to have dust baths and enjoy the fresh air – all those things that chooks love to do. Oct 29, 2020

Can Chickens Survive on Grass Alone? Chickens cannot survive on just grass alone. It does not provide them with everything that they need, and they will eventually develop malnutrition and die. Therefore, you’ll need to provide other foods if you want your chicken to thrive. Aug 1, 2022