About egg laying?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by bilbothebanty, Mar 23, 2012.

  1. bilbothebanty

    bilbothebanty Out Of The Brooder

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    When is a good time to start letting ducks set on the eggs. Also how can you tell if they are getting broody.
     
  2. sparkles2307

    sparkles2307 Terd of Hurtles

    They will line the nest with down and not get off of it for very long if they are broody. You can let them set at any time if youwant.
     
  3. bilbothebanty

    bilbothebanty Out Of The Brooder

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    thanks also do you have to leave eggs in the nest for them to start going broody or will it just happen.
     
    Last edited: Mar 23, 2012

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