Getting a broody hen to adopt chicks. When three of our hens were broody, we thought we'd see if they'd adopt a batch of hatchery chicks. It worked! Here we share some ideas for a successful hen and chick adoption.
With spring already here and Easter only a few weeks away now is a good time to talk about caring for baby chicks. Many people buy chicks for Easter because of the symbolism of new life they represent, but then don’t have a clue what to do with.