nest box questions

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by birdbrain5, Feb 8, 2011.

  1. birdbrain5

    birdbrain5 Songster

    Aug 2, 2010
    i know this is chicken behavior and egg laying, but im going to ask about pea's and turkeys. i have read that peas and especially turkeys will lay wherever they feel like it, but i was going to try my luck and make nest areas or boxes for them and hope they would use them. has anyone had any luck? and if so, what are the measurements of your nest boxes for each? or what did you use that you had for them? what i mean is i used spare 5 gallon buckets for nests for my chickens and they work well.
    Last edited: Feb 8, 2011

  2. faykokoWV

    faykokoWV Mrs Fancy Plants

    Nov 4, 2008
    Cross Lanes, WV
    There is a whole forum section for Turkeys, you may want post there.
  3. kuntrygirl

    kuntrygirl Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

    Feb 20, 2008
    Opelousas, Louisiana
    Come on over to the turkey forum and talk with us. Lots of help over there.

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