Brody hen?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Phionex Man, Aug 19, 2014.

  1. Phionex Man

    Phionex Man Out Of The Brooder

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    In order for a hen to go broody does there have to be Rooster?
     
  2. Ridgerunner

    Ridgerunner True BYC Addict

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    No. You do not need a rooster for hens to lay eggs. You do not need a rooster for a hen to go broody. The only reason you need a rooster is if you want fertile eggs.
     

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