guinea &chicken questions PLEASE HELP

Discussion in 'Guinea Fowl' started by 6keets, Jun 1, 2007.

  1. 6keets

    6keets In the Brooder

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    [​IMG]I am getting ready to buy a few chickens to go in with my guinea keets 5 @ 2wks and 2 @ 1wk anyways this is my first experience with any sort of farm critters and Ive read guinea dont make good mother so my hope is I can get a good broodering chicken hen just for the purpose of hatching keets Can anyone recommend a good setter PLEASE the swap meet is tomorrow THANKS MUCH:yiipchick
     
  2. justusnak

    justusnak Flock Mistress

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    Buff Orpingtons are great broodys, and they ley big brown eggs! YUMMY!!
     
  3. cgjsmith

    cgjsmith Songster

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    I second the buffs and will throw in a banty:) I've been told that bantys are great brooders and I have to agree My banty hens are wholy devoted to setting ROFL and wil get their feathers in a ruffle anytime you came near her. C
     

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