Mites in the nest box?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by ChickenJill, Apr 18, 2012.

  1. ChickenJill

    ChickenJill Out Of The Brooder

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    I saw some mites walking on one of the eggs in the nest box and the eggs are hatching now. Should I put diatomacious earth in the box with the new chicks
     
  2. wynkwood

    wynkwood New Egg

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    Absolutely! Use freely!
     

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