Cluck, cluck! This time of the year I begin to feel like a nesting hen. Although we don’t get to keep chickens in our tiny urban garden, this time of the year we borrow some eggs for a few weeks so that my bird-loving daughter can enjoy the experience of watching chicks hatch. The chicks then head back to a local farm, where they’re kept as laying hens. We’ve incubated eggs for a number of years now, and here are a few tips from our experience as mother hens.
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