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Plans and photos of a single broody hen 'ark'

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by lotzahenz, Mar 23, 2012.

  1. lotzahenz

    lotzahenz Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 28, 2008
    Lexington, Kentucky
    I have seen photos of Broody hen arks, but cannot locate the source. Anyone have any links to a simple, broody hen ark that has three solid sides and a slatted front? One that will let the chicks through, but keeps the hen in. I would appreciate any links or photos as I want to build one for my mom's birthday. Thanks
     
  2. flocksalot

    flocksalot Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I know I have that info in one of my books. I'm thinking it might be in Storey's or possibly BarnYard in Your Backyard. I will look, but since we just moved it will take me a bit. You could check the library if you don't have either of those books. I know they have them here. Good luck.
     

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