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golf balls?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by 6CHICKS141, Aug 30, 2012.

  1. 6CHICKS141

    6CHICKS141 Out Of The Brooder

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    right now my lovely chickens are about 18 weeks, and i have read that this might be a little bit young for laying, but I'm a little confused about when to put the golf balls in the nesting boxes? Should i put them in once the chickens start to lay, or before?
    Thanks a ton! [​IMG]
     
  2. Kevin565

    Kevin565 Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

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    I would set them in the middle of the nesting box prior to them laying.
     
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  3. Den in Penn

    Den in Penn Chillin' With My Peeps

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    x2 Let them see an egg like object in the nest before they get other ideas.
     
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