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Black pepper....???

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by sjmarshall87, Sep 28, 2011.

  1. sjmarshall87

    sjmarshall87 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Doing a little research on trying to find hidden nests when I came about this website

    http://www.ehow.com/how_2241767_find-hen-lays-eggs.html

    I was wondering if anyone has tried this "pepper" method and whether it is recommended or even safe to try.. [​IMG] I know I have a few more girls than just two laying (combs and wattles definitely tell the story!) but only find two eggs daily and a whole lot of woods surrounding my home..
     
  2. SteveBaz

    SteveBaz Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Interesting !! I will remember the lesson for future use if the need arises. Good info.

    STeve
     

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