oxNesting Box Size

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by Sue, Aug 29, 2007.

  1. Sue

    Sue Hatching

    Aug 29, 2007
    [​IMG] What is the correct size of a nesting box? Thanks
  2. silkiechicken

    silkiechicken Staff PhD

    Depends on the size of the hens but a decent size would be a 1 sq ft cube. That may be a bit small for larger breeds so you can go with a 14 x 16 box instead, or a milk crate.
  3. Ox nesting?

    Gee, and I thought it was tough to find the right-sized CHICKEN nesting boxes!


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