Can anyone give me plans for building a roll away nest box?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by raiderbabe239, May 17, 2010.

  1. raiderbabe239

    raiderbabe239 ♥ Hatchaholic ♥

    Jun 19, 2009
    Fort Myers, Fl
    We have crows and the darn things are getting our eggs every day! we need to build roll away nest boxes does anyone have plans or a step by step diagram with pictures on how to build them?
  2. TinyBirds

    TinyBirds Songster

    Jul 9, 2009
    we have 2 and the chickens haven't ever used them. maybe taking away the other nestboxes would make it less of a choice for them though. we also have a tunnel between 2 chicken houses so the hens can go to the 2nd house (without a door) to lay the eggs. that way it takes longer for other animals to get to the eggs, and the hens really like the extra privacy.

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