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Chick friendly broody hen nest box

A product called "File Crate" works well for a broody ben nest box


Our Cochin hen just decided to go broody on us yesterday, which is perfect timing as the latest incubation generation comes online.

The plan is to sneak the new chicks in with Ms. Broody tonight and hopefully she'll wake up with her biological clock still ticking and ready to shift into mother hen mode.

I used a plastic milk carton looking thing called a "File Crate" for the new and improved nest box complete with chick friendly access ramp.



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