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After birds start mating how long before eggs should be fertile?

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by freshegg, Feb 26, 2009.

  1. freshegg

    freshegg Chillin' With My Peeps

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    DH caught the turkeys doing the dirty deed today so how long before eggs will be fertile? problely same as chickens but how long for chickens or turkeys.

    oops Im in the wrong category dont know how to move? MODS [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Feb 26, 2009
  2. MoodyChicken

    MoodyChicken Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Not sure for turkeys, but it's a minimum of one week for chickens.

    that's ok... ssssh. [​IMG]
     

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