How to get hens to lay in coop, not in woods?

Discussion in 'Turkeys' started by Skunkmiser, Oct 17, 2010.

  1. Skunkmiser

    Skunkmiser Out Of The Brooder

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    I caught one of my hens making a nest in the woods behind my house... How can i get her and the other hens to lay in coop?
     
  2. OmaBird

    OmaBird Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Durring laying season, mine are fenced in the area I want them to lay. I found I have less losses this way. I also get alot more eggs then I ever knew I had.
     
  3. lil'turkeymama

    lil'turkeymama Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I put mine up too during laying season.Some will lay close to the house or barn in the yard but a couple go way off into the woods.I make sure those are always up while laying.
     

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