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#64363 - 07/18/07 02:29 AM Re: Bedding for nest boxes?
Foehn Offline
Lord of the Fowl

Registered: 08/08/06
Posts: 1974
Loc: New Zealand
I use shredded paper because we shred our old envelopes etc, so it's free!, and the hens seem to like the paper. When it gets too icky, I recycle it through the compost bin and add fresh stuff to the nest boxes.

#64364 - 07/19/07 12:20 PM Re: Bedding for nest boxes?
Lifelong Learner Offline

Registered: 10/27/06
Posts: 126
Loc: Louisiana
I am going to keep the shredded paper idea in mind for when the time comes. Waste not, want not.

And Laura, I hope you get your orpingtons, I just love my australorps and orpington. They're good friends to each other and to us people, too.


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