1 Rooster, 9 hens, if I let the hens brood, how many eggs will hatch?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by GimmeCake, Jul 23, 2013.

  1. GimmeCake

    GimmeCake Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I was wondering if 1 black australorp will make at least most eggs from 9 hens fertilized so they can hatch. Thanks!
     
  2. gryeyes

    gryeyes Covered in Pet Hair & Feathers

    If he's not shooting blanks, probably all of the hens.

    I check every egg I eat for the tell-tale "bulls-eye" just to make sure the majority are fertile.
     

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