When do I open the nesters?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Creativebydesign, Sep 16, 2009.

  1. Creativebydesign

    Creativebydesign New Egg

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    Hello,
    I have six pullets about 8 weeks old living in there new digs with their outside run. I have the nester boxes blocked off because I did not want them to think it was a cozy bed. Q is ,When do I open them?
    Thanks Mark [​IMG]
     
  2. fordmommy

    fordmommy Dancing With My Chickens

    Jul 16, 2009
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    [​IMG] And I would open them around 16-18 weeks.
     
  3. will hunt for food

    will hunt for food Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Me too.
     
  4. Creativebydesign

    Creativebydesign New Egg

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    Okay great thats what I was thinking too, THANKS!!
     

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