When is the best time to let your chickens and turkeys go broody ? Because this spring i would like to have some new chickens and turkeys to get my flock bigger then what it is but i am new at this and realy would like some help with all this and that is why i am asking everyone here for some help . I just started getting more chickens and turkeys in the late summer and early fall but i would like to hatch some on my own so i can watch them all grow up with a mommy and watch them teach the young what to do so if anyone can help me please let me know . I will be posting pics from day one till they are full adults . Please and thank you very much .