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Nest Boxes

We use several types of next boxes for our peafowl.  The first is a cut up 55 gallon plastic drum.  The drum is cut into thirds, discarding the middle section.  The top and the bottom are used for nest boxes.  the second type is a wooden corner box.  Click here to see our article about nest boxes.  Please see the pictures below.

Plastic barrel nest box.jpg (70284 bytes)    Plastic barrel nest box inside.jpg (92916 bytes)    Wooden nest platform.jpg (98780 bytes)    Wooden nest platform inside.jpg (113293 bytes)

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