nesting boxes....

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by sunbury chick, May 22, 2008.

  1. sunbury chick

    sunbury chick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    At what age do chickens need nesting boxes ? Sunbury Chick
     
  2. chickflick

    chickflick Overrun With Chickens

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    I would have them up and ready by 4 months. Depending on breed..... they can start laying between 4-6 months.
     
  3. rooster-red

    rooster-red Here comes the Rooster

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    I'd have them ready at 16 weeks.
     

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