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A Rooster for...

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by Tikkajazz94, Jun 2, 2008.

  1. how many hens?
     
  2. bigredsowner

    bigredsowner In the Brooder

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    I think they suggest 1 rooster per 6-8 hens.
     
  3. rooster-red

    rooster-red Here comes the Rooster

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    10 is usually suggested, and the roo will still pick his favorites.
     

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