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Four or six hole nesting box?

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by fullhouse, May 2, 2008.

  1. fullhouse

    fullhouse Chillin' With My Peeps

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    For 18 hens? I am ordering today for the new coop that will be done otherwise Monday. [​IMG]
     
  2. farm_mom

    farm_mom Chillin' With My Peeps

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    you'd probably be fine with just the four. But either would work. They'll all pick they're favorites and probably only use 1 or 2 anyway!! [​IMG]
     
  3. swiftfoot

    swiftfoot Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i would go with 4 hole they all take their turns at laying
     
  4. Katy

    Katy Flock Mistress

    I have an old metal 10 hole and they just use basically 2 of them!
     

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