Broody HEN!!!!!!

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by HawaiiHorseGirl, May 14, 2010.

  1. HawaiiHorseGirl

    HawaiiHorseGirl Out Of The Brooder

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    I am so excited to post my Eastern Wild Turkey Hen is BROODY!! Yeah! I moved her to her own pen two nights ago, the following morning she was still setting well on the plastic eggs so I gave her five of her own eggs back. Today is officially day 1 of incubation and when I fed her tonight I saw a 6th egg! Does anyone know how long she will continue to lay while she is sitting on the eggs? I am so excited for her to be a mommy hopefully the next 28 days go well!
     
  2. kasey08

    kasey08 Aunt Kasey's Farm

    Mar 29, 2010
    Scottsboro, AL
    congrads! [​IMG]
     
  3. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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    How wonderful for you.

    She should soon stop laying. Otherwise she'll have a longer than normal hatch!
     

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