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How long is sperm active?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by city farm 1, Jan 23, 2015.

  1. city farm 1

    city farm 1 Hatching

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    I want to add a new rooster? How long is the old rooster sperm active?
     
  2. Alaskan

    Alaskan The Frosted Flake 10 Years

    standard rule of thumb is 3 weeks.
     
  3. scflock

    scflock Crowing

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    Are you asking how old the rooster can be and still be fertile?
     

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