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when is it best

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by GoldenSparrow, May 30, 2011.

  1. GoldenSparrow

    GoldenSparrow Chillin' With My Peeps

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    when is it best to have a hen hatch eggs??
    I hope I am not to late.

    Thanks
     
  2. ScissorChick

    ScissorChick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 17, 2010
    Under Your bed
    Well, I think it's best in spring. The weather is nice and I won't have to worry about my

    hen overheating in the nest. Your hen will choose. You cannot make her go broody. :)

    ~ Becca
     
  3. GoldenSparrow

    GoldenSparrow Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If I put a lot of eggs in the nest, won't she go broody ???
     

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