Good ratio for roosters to hen

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by Meadesm, Aug 21, 2013.

  1. Meadesm

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    I am going to have 21 chicken soon how many roosters should I have?
     
  2. Pyxis

    Pyxis Dark Sider Premium Member

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    If you have 21 hens, two roosters would do nicely for you. It would keep the eggs fertile and keep the hens from being overbred.
     

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