Nest Blend – To support and maintain a healthy nesting environment

(80 customer reviews)

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🌸🌺 Keeping your flock’s nesting boxes and coop clean and comfortable means keeping your chickens healthy, productive, and happy🌸🌺

– Now available in a 700gram refillable bucket –

Nesting Box Blend is designed to support and maintain a healthy nesting environment.
This unique blend of all-natural, dried plants, herbs, and flowers provide a beautiful addition to your nesting box.

  • Contains ingredients which may naturally repel pests and parasites.
  • Contains ingredients which may act as natural anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory agents.
  • Contains ingredients which may assist in naturally calming your chickens.
  • All ingredients are food-grade, all-natural, pesticide-free, non-toxic, no artificial scents – NO NASTIES!
  • Nest Blend can be composted along with bedding, coop, and run manure or materials.
  • Hand Blended in QLD

Chamomile – Chamomile is known to naturally repel lice, mites, and fleas. It may also act as a natural antiseptic, natural antibiotic, and can assist in calming chickens.
Lavender – Not only does lavender smell amazing but it is a wonderful calming agent that is often used in products for humans as well. Lavender can also assist in deterring flies!
Mugwort – Mugwort is known to naturally repel lice and mites. If the chickens peck and eat it, it may also have a role in encouraging egg laying!
Lemon Balm – Lemon balm is well known as a natural antibacterial and natural anti- inflammatory herb. Lemon balm may have a role in helping your chickens’ tummies. It also smells amazing and can act as a natural rodent repellent.
Peppermint – Peppermint is known to naturally repel insects. Peppermint may also assist in the battle against coccidiosis and is known to have anti-viral properties. The addition of dry or fresh peppermint leaves to the diet of laying hens may have a role in increasing egg weight, egg production, egg mass, and feed intake.
Rosemary – Rosemary is known to naturally repel insects. It has natural antibacterial properties and may assist in calming the chooks while laying.
Calendula – Calendula in a natural insect repellent. If the chooks nibble at the flowers, it may assist in the chooks producing a wonderful bright YELLOW yolk!
Wormwood – Wormwood is a traditional companion plant for chickens, as they peck it, the plant may naturally assist them in cleansing themselves of internal parasites such as worms. In the nesting box, it is also used to repel insects.

Add two tablespoons per nesting box – a little goes a long way


Use Nesting Herbs for Hens by sprinkling generously over fresh nesting material and floor litter. Reapply whenever you clean the pen or more often, as needed.

Additional information

Weight N/A

95g, 350g, 700g bucket, 1.5kg

80 reviews for Nest Blend – To support and maintain a healthy nesting environment

  1. Amy Langley (verified owner)

  2. Karen G. (verified owner)

  3. Anonymous (verified owner)

    Makes the nest smells great!

  4. Helen Arrighi (verified owner)

  5. Sue S. (verified owner)

  6. Kate (verified owner)

    Smells great.

  7. Judy Knights (verified owner)

    A beautiful mix ,the girls love it and their boxes smell lovely.

  8. Debra (verified owner)

    Smells great

  9. Danielle Harris (verified owner)

    It smells amazing !

  10. Kathryn (verified owner)

    My ladies love this!

  11. Patricia V. (verified owner)

    Wonderful for nests

  12. Helen Arrighi (verified owner)

    You Gave me a extras little small bag for my old horse and it was the last thing she ate before she was put down .

    • thegoodlifebackyard (store manager)

      Hi Helen, I’m so sorry to hear that. Glad she was able to have her favourite treat ❤️ Take care.

  13. June (verified owner)

  14. Claire (verified owner)

  15. Judy K. (verified owner)

    Absolutely love this product, the nesting boxes have a sweet aroma

  16. Iris Goldsmith (verified owner)

    still happy

  17. Lisa H. (verified owner)

    The smell is amazing, hope my feathered girls appreciate all the thought gone into selecting terrific ingredients for their nesting box.

  18. Anonymous (verified owner)

    Love the smell, a nice addition to the nestbox, not sure if the hens like it as much as I do 🙂

  19. Vanessa H. (verified owner)

    Beautiful mix

  20. Judy K. (verified owner)

    I have used this product in my hens nesting boxes for a while now .My girls love it and the coop has a lovely sweet aroma.

  21. Lyn B. (verified owner)

  22. Anonymous (verified owner)

  23. Sandria (verified owner)

    I loved the smell and definitely put me in a relaxed mood shame I’m not laying eggs but at least my hens are laying eggs I’ve even found the rooster in ther having a sleep ,looks like it’s having a carming effect 🤭

  24. Akiyo (verified owner)

    They seem good but I can’t tell

  25. Nigel Webster (verified owner)

    Very good product.

  26. Barry (verified owner)

    Very pleasant in the nesting areas

  27. Anonymous (verified owner)

    Excellent product, the nests smell wonderful.

  28. Penelope Brown (verified owner)

  29. Priscilla Madueno (verified owner)

  30. Louisa (verified owner)

    I love this! It smells divine. I use it in the hen house and their dust bath.

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