Hello from California broody hens

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by NASIR, Jul 17, 2011.

  1. NASIR

    NASIR Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hi every body at BYC , this is a wonderful place to be thankyou all to build a forum to help all Chicken lovers.
    I am raising chickens for about 7 years i do sell eggs and chickens in my neighbourhood I always have 60 plus chickens and about 7 roosters, about 50 baby chicks for later
    eggs production I always buy baby chicks from Mc Murray hatchery. I live on 1 acre lot in Palmdale,California . I keep RIR,NHR,Black Star,Red Star,Whiteleghorn all for eggs. I always get some baby chicks from diffrent breeds. Some chickens I got they are 4 Standard Old English Game hens and 1 Cochin hen .[​IMG] Big problem is now they are very broody I have to fight to get the eggs from them should I make seperate pens for each of them or keep them (OEG)and Cochin in just one and let them hatch some eggs .can I keep all five hens in one area. I never had a broody hen before. PLEASE ADVISE .

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    Married with a wonderfull and supporting wife with three daughters age 23,21 and 16 year old. 60 plus chicken, 51 baby chicks 1 month old and 50 chicks comming in AUG 2011 but who is counting we are chicken lovers.[​IMG]
     
  2. JulieNKC

    JulieNKC Overrun With Chickens

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    Check the Incubating and hatching section, there's a broody hen thread with lots of info. [​IMG]
     
  3. FarmCoe

    FarmCoe Flock Mistress

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    I agree, there are lots of threads about broodies! [​IMG]

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  4. MSDeb

    MSDeb Chillin' With My Peeps

    Welcome to BYC, glad you decided to join.
     
  5. Darlasmum

    Darlasmum Chillin' With My Peeps

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    texasgal Brood with an Attitude

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  8. Cadjien_De_Louisiane

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  9. Barred Babies

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  10. hcppam

    hcppam Chillin' With My Peeps

    [​IMG] Hello, from the big Bear mountains of Ca. Glad you found us. [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG] [​IMG]
     

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