I have 1 coop with 11 hens and 2 roosters. My Salmon Faverolle hen decided to go broody, so I figured I'd leave her alone and see what happens. She was sitting on 12-15 eggs, and this morning I came out to find 4 chicks with her. She is sitting of the rest of the eggs still. I put a small feeder...
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I have my kids old powerwheels battery in my coop (4x4x4) with 3 individual white led's inside and 3 flashing reds outside. Paid maybe $5 for the lights on ebay, and have a cheap solar panel hooked up to it. I don't know if it's bright enough to promote laying, mine are still little, but it does...
I ordered 9 chicks from Ideal and went and picked them up today. Everybody looks healthy so far, they didn't want to stand still for pictures...
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Salmon Faverolles - 2 pullet 1 male