How long till I get purebred from my eggs?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by briarpatchfarms, Feb 28, 2009.

  1. briarpatchfarms

    briarpatchfarms Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 24, 2008
    Grayson, Ky
    I have all my bantams together now and I getting ready to separate them for the spring hatch how long until they produce pure blooded breeds?
     
  2. SundownWaterfowl

    SundownWaterfowl Overrun With Chickens

    I seperated mine, and waited 3 weeks before incubating them. They were all pure when they hatched.
     
  3. austinhart123

    austinhart123 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 12, 2008
    Los Angeles CA
    after seperating your breeds, it will take 3 weeks (just to be safe) till u start getting pure eggs
     
  4. Tony

    Tony Chillin' With My Peeps

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    this post answered my question before I got a chance to ask it.
    I was going to ask how long as well. I switched my roosters tonight, took phoenix roo out of the pen and added my china game roo. So 3 weeks is the way to go to be safe? thanks.
     
  5. Barn Maid Ann

    Barn Maid Ann Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Geez, I was told 6 weeks by someone. Three weeks seems to be unanimous here. Good to know!
     

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