breeding

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by BirchHatchery, Jan 9, 2010.

  1. BirchHatchery

    BirchHatchery Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a flock of 30 leghorns one rooster with them that has been with the flock his hole life i added 4 other roosters to the flock that are around 17 weeks old and havn;t received light longer then 12 hrs a day they get 16 hrs light now the old roo has the yung ones scared will these yung roos breed my hens?
     
  2. Sir Birdaholic

    Sir Birdaholic Night Knight

    Yes, in time. The old roo may chase them off for a while, But with 30 hens,The roos will get their own harem eventually.
     
  3. BirchHatchery

    BirchHatchery Chillin' With My Peeps

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    thank you thats whay i thought but i wasnlt sure
     

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