Nest box access for my soon to lay 5 month old BOs.

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by kidmoab, Feb 9, 2009.

  1. kidmoab

    kidmoab Out Of The Brooder

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    Mar 22, 2008
    Davis Ca
    I think my girls are almost ready to start laying. All they need is some more daylight I figure.

    Should I open the nest boxes that are in their hen house before they start laying? Or will this invite a mess in the nests?
     
  2. 1mommahen

    1mommahen Love My Cluckin' Coop

    Mar 20, 2008
    NJ
    Ours were in from day one and nobody went near them until it was time to lay! Good luck! [​IMG]
     

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