nest box input needed

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by sharol, Jun 28, 2011.

  1. sharol

    sharol Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 13, 2010
    Admire, KS
    My DH sent me this picture of some nest boxes at the local farm store. The materials are flimsy, and they cost way too much, but what do you think of the design? He says they are about 12"x12"x12" deep. Not going to buy them (maybe copy the design depending on what you all say), but I need to get another nest or two before my 5 new girls start laying (I have 3 for my 7 chickens, and they use all three of them.

    Last edited: Jun 28, 2011
  2. JulieFS

    JulieFS Out Of The Brooder

    Jun 18, 2011
    Freeport, Michigan
    I LOVE it! I'm no expert, but I can see my girls loving it too! Great use of space! Thanks for posting the pic...i may copy too! [​IMG]

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