muscovys laying and brooding like crazy this time of the year?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by KellyandKatie, Sep 24, 2010.

  1. KellyandKatie

    KellyandKatie Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 29, 2007
    Kitsap County, WA
    I have several young birds hatched already, but my scovies are going crazy brooding right now
    some hatched today and some just went broody today

    I read that they are late season layers

    but is it too late in the year to let them go broody? will it be too cold in a month when the babies hatch
    or trust them and let them do their thing?
  2. Bleenie

    Bleenie Wyan-DO's

    I also have one that just went broody in the last few days. she made a nest under the coop in the dirt & old bedding. I think that will really help keep in the warmth but I know this girl is a GREAT broody so I am not too worried.

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