I'm a grandpa... again.

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Tomhusker, Jul 3, 2011.

  1. Tomhusker

    Tomhusker Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 28, 2010
    Hamburg, Iowa
    We had our Jersey Giant hen go broody on us, so I stuck a few eggs under her to make her happy. I figured tomorrow was day 21, so I went to see if anything was going on with pipping and such. There was 1 baby something or other in the nest with her. I think it is a JG/BR cross. I thought our JG roo was shooting blanks, so I am somewhat surprised. Now we are waiting to see how many will hatch. I put 5 under her, but someone snuck in and laid 2 more much later. We'll see.
  2. TigerLilly

    TigerLilly I failed Chicken Math

    Jul 18, 2010
    Central Florida
    Awesome & congrats!

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