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    Default Really Late Nesting

    Haven't had any luck yet.
    Was out again this morning, and saw a total of 9 hens feeding in soybean fields, so obviously they aren't nesting yet.
    this is really late for this area.
    anyone else finding the same?

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    How long were they feeding? Hens still have to eat, even if they have a nest, they will get up and go eat then go back to the nest.

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    Usually once hens start nesting they only leave the clutch when the ambient temperature warms somewhat.
    Mid to late morning and only for a couple hours.

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