(1) Are you new to chickens / when did you first get chickens? YES I AM NEW...JUST LAST FALL (2) How many chickens do you have right now? 12 HENS 1 ROOSTER (3) What breeds do you have? I HAVE SEVERAL MUTS, 2 BUFF ORPINGTONS AND A BARD ROCK ROOSTER (4) How did you find out about BackYardChickens.com? STUMBLED ACROSS IT ON THE NET. (5) What are some of your other hobbies? KNITTING (6) Tell us about your family, your other pets, your occupation, or anything else you'd like to share. RETIRED LIVE ON A LARGE ACRE FARM WITH FAMILY. HAVE MILK AND BEEF COWS. MY BUFF ORPHINGTON IS BROODY, BUT SHE JUMPS FROM NEST TO NEST...ANY NEST THAT HAS EGGS IN IT. IS THIS NORMAL? SHE WILL SIT IN ONE NEST FOR ABOUT 3 DAYS AND THEN GO INTO ANOTHER NEST. I KNOW THE EGGS ARE FERTIL AS WE HAVE A ROOSTER.