Does this really work?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Rainstorm, Oct 8, 2009.

  1. Rainstorm

    Rainstorm Songster

    May 25, 2009
    Lake Placid FLorida
    My grandma told me when my chickens start laying I could put extra buckets of water in their pen during winter and start adding salt or cayane pepper in their food and they'd lay alot more during winter then normal? [​IMG]
  2. red reaper

    red reaper In the Brooder

    Aug 30, 2008
    North Central Missouri
    I was always told to put warm water in there, and it does seem to work. Winter months seem to be the best egg laying time here. I just use a fountain base heater.

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