Ep. 107 What is Brooding

Dalia Monterroso of Chickenlandia shares how to create a brooder and how to have a successful brooding experience with your chicks.

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In this episode of Mother Earth News and Friends, Dalia Monterroso of Chickenlandia shares how to have a successful brooding experience, and what to do to make sure your chicks stay healthy and happy in the process.

Dalia Monterroso, also known as The President of Chickenlandia, is a Backyard Chicken Educator in the Pacific Northwest. When she’s not teaching classes or doing seminars, you can find her on the popular YouTube Channel Welcome to Chickenlandia, as well as across social media. In 2017, Dalia gave a TEDX Talk at Western Washington University, where she urged her audience to accept one another through humankind’s most amazing common denominator: the chicken. Dalia believes that being among her flock has brought a peace and significance into her life and she wishes to share that with everyone she meets. Look for her new Backyard Chickens 101 online course, set to be launched during baby chick season in 2021.

Additional Resources:


Learn more about Chickenlandia, and explore their interactive course.

Hear more from Dalia in our previous episode “Finding Chicks.”

Find. Welcome to Chickenlandia on FacebookInstagram, and YouTube.

Learn about Brinsea and their trusted incubation innovations


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