fertile roosters

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by chump, Nov 11, 2010.

  1. chump

    chump Out Of The Brooder

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    Can anybody tell me how old a rooster has to be to fertilize egg?
     
  2. Kassaundra

    Kassaundra Sonic screwdrivers are cool!

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    [​IMG] And how old he can get and still reliably fertilize eggs?
     
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  3. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    If it's a rooster, it's fertile. From first mount to keeling over dead.
     
  4. pgpoultry

    pgpoultry Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quite a bit depends on the breed. Big pure breeds take longer to mature, but he can strut his stuff for years once he gets started.
     

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