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have laying hens that wont sit on their eggs

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i have bout 15 laying hens and 2 roosters all of which are old enough to be able to produce eggs.. only bout half of them at times are producing..how do i get the others to lay and how do i get the others that are laying to start sitting on their eggs..have been leaving eggs in their spots for months and they all prefer laying in same spot

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How old are your chickens?

What kinds of chickens do you have?

Not all breeds will go broody and sit on eggs.

 

 

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Registered Katahdin meat sheep, Silkies, Guineas, Egg Layers, annual pig, Papillons, toy Poodle,

Cornish Rex cats, aquatic turtle, Kangal LGDs (and puppies) and Grt Pyr on 15 acres.

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ƸӜƷ•.¸¸.•´¯`•.¸¸.☆

Registered Katahdin meat sheep, Silkies, Guineas, Egg Layers, annual pig, Papillons, toy Poodle,

Cornish Rex cats, aquatic turtle, Kangal LGDs (and puppies) and Grt Pyr on 15 acres.

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have 1 silky..6 americanas and rest are mix tween silky and rhode island or americana and silky...all are bout year old

 

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