Fertile eggs !!!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Mrsroeder2012, Dec 21, 2013.

  1. Mrsroeder2012

    Mrsroeder2012 Chirping

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    My hen stop laying and I was wondering if my rooster starts tagging her will that make her lay again to have fertile eggs ?
     

  2. Yay Chicks!

    Yay Chicks! Songster

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    Hens usually stop laying when there is less light. Unless you are providing supplemental lighting, I would guess this is why she is not laying right now. Given enough light, and the absence of stressful events or disease, hens will lay whether or not a rooster is around.
     

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