broody and eggs - mites help!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by joyful-homemaker, Apr 21, 2009.

  1. joyful-homemaker

    joyful-homemaker Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a broody hen setting and the eggs are going to hatch within days now and I found mites in the nest. I have mite powder, but will that hurt the eggs or new chicks when they start hatching?
     
  2. joyful-homemaker

    joyful-homemaker Chillin' With My Peeps

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    can anyone give me any advice please?
     

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