Tag: Broody hens

Grumpiest Hen

A Blog by Chicken Wrangler Sara Every once in a while, a hen will go broody.  This means she sits in the nest box as if she is hatching eggs.  This would be fine if she actually had …


Broody Hens – Miller Farm Friday

by Chicken Wrangler Sara Periodically one or more of our hens goes broody.  This means she sits on her eggs with the intent of hatching them. Usually I just reach under her and grab the eggs, explaining that …