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Japanese Nest Egg Gourd - Use for Egg Laying

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by greenfamilyfarms, Jan 4, 2011.

  1. greenfamilyfarms

    greenfamilyfarms Big Pippin'

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    That link in the post above is not working.

    Here's a blog post on egg gourds and how we used one to encourage our hens.

    http://www.avianaquamiser.com/posts/Gourd_nest_eggs/

    Of course they dry out after a while....maybe one could inject some heavy weight epoxy to keep it feeling heavy, although it would cost more that a golf ball at that point.
     

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