How many eggs under a Jersey Giant broody??

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by ThreeBoysChicks, Jul 26, 2008.

  1. ThreeBoysChicks

    ThreeBoysChicks Songster

    Sep 19, 2007
    Thurmont, MD
    I have a Jersey Giant that is broody. She successfully hatched 4 of 6 this past spring (the other 2 did not develop). How many eggs do you think she can sit on and be successful? 8? 10? 12?
  2. Bawkadoodledoo

    Bawkadoodledoo Songster

    Jan 4, 2008
    Central MA
    20, if she's a bigger girl LOL

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