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Nestbox perch??? I'm building my nextbox right now please help

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by funonahonda, May 17, 2008.

  1. funonahonda

    funonahonda Songster

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    I am building the perch for the nestbox, how far out from the nextbox should the perch be for the girls to land on??
     
  2. barred rock'er

    barred rock'er In the Brooder

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    mine is probably 8in away from the nestbox.
    Anywhere a ft or less is fine.
    Good luck!
     

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