1. If this is your first time on BYC, we suggest you start with one of these three options:
    Raising Chickens Chicken Coops Join BYC
    If you're already a member of our community, click here to login & click here to learn what's new!

Chickens are laying eggs out of nesting box

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by cindygree, Dec 30, 2015.

  1. cindygree

    cindygree New Egg

    2
    0
    7
    Dec 30, 2015
    How do I get the chickens to start laying their eggs in the nesting box again?
     
  2. oldhenlikesdogs

    oldhenlikesdogs Runs With Chickens Premium Member

    13,667
    1,743
    353
    Jul 16, 2015
    central Wisconsin
    More information is needed, the age of your hens and your set up, why are the nestboxes not appealing anymore, fake eggs are a good lure as well as the boxes being darkened, check them for mites and block any places they are using instead.
     
  3. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler!

    30,454
    3,337
    513
    Nov 27, 2012
    SW Michigan
    My Coop

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by