egglaying

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by quailss, Oct 17, 2010.

  1. quailss

    quailss Out Of The Brooder

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    how do i train chickens to lay eggs in nest boxes?
     
    Last edited: Oct 17, 2010
  2. lauralou

    lauralou Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I put golf balls in the nest boxes. That's all I've ever done, and the girls lay in the nestboxes.

    good luck!
     
  3. Rachel'sFlock

    Rachel'sFlock Chillin' With My Peeps

    Quote:X2-that's just what I did.
    Once the first one lays in a nest, they will all follow suit.
    Such copy-cats(chooks)!

    Brightest Blessings
     
  4. 7L Farm

    7L Farm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    X-3.I had the fake eggs in the nest box's probably a month before they started laying. I was wondering if I could take them out after they start using the boxes.
     

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