Broody hen

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Justhatched, May 29, 2012.

  1. Justhatched

    Justhatched Songster

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    I have a hen that went broody last week. I ordered some fertile eggs and probably won't get them for about a week. How long can I expect my hen to stay broody?
     
  2. jallny

    jallny Songster

    May 26, 2012
    she will stay broody for a few weeks
     
  3. Justhatched

    Justhatched Songster

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    Okay good. I was worried she wouldn't be broody long enough to hatch some eggs. Thank you!
     

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