Thursday, November 15, 2018

Our first broody hen is hatching eggs !!!

Olive oil the great momma 🙂 Video #1.

Broody Hens & Hatching Eggs.

A Brief rundown on recognizing a broody hen and how to get her to set a nest of eggs.

Broody chicks

2 of our hens very broody

BARBS BROODY HEN

ANGRY HEN GIVES WARNING TO STAY AWAY FROM HER NEST

Broody Hen on Grain Bags

Created on November 9, 2009 using FlipShare.

Broody Hens & Barn Lessons

Actually, I think it was a black mix breed hen in the 2nd barrel not a Rhode Island Red. She’s now brooding while the gold mix has given up.

Barbara the broody runner duck eats some peas

Broody Ling ling 4/18/2012

Ling ling the Runner duck guarding her nest. She has only been broody for a day or 2 at most. Hatch day should be around May 16.

An unhappy and broody chicken

This hen had been pretty broody for a couple weeks, meaning that she got “baby crazy.” She started eating and drinking very little and spent most of her time just sitting on eggs in order to hatch them. Every day when I’d open the nest box, this is how I was greeted by a chicken […]

Broody Silkie!

Hi this is my Golden Silkie hen, she has gone broody and is now sitting on some eggs! 🙂

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