broody hen?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by ryanboi1234, Apr 27, 2016.

  1. ryanboi1234

    ryanboi1234 Out Of The Brooder

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    How many times does a broody hen come off the nest close to the hatch date?
     
  2. fisherlady

    fisherlady Overrun With Chickens

    It can vary hen to hen....most of ours are off every day, or every other day right up until day 19 or 20. We have a couple who are off twice a day until the last day or two.
     
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