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Hens and Roosters...?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Djmiller012, Mar 31, 2007.

  1. Djmiller012

    Djmiller012 Out Of The Brooder

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    I was wondring if it is true that you aren't supposed to let hens and roosters be together as the male will ruin he batch of eggs...is it true or are they okay to be together?

    :DThanks![​IMG] Devin
     
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    Rooster01 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It isn't true. They can be togather. Them being fertile doen't change their taste.
     
  3. Djmiller012

    Djmiller012 Out Of The Brooder

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    Thankyou, that was a big help![​IMG]
     

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