How long will hens lay fertile eggs after rooster is removed?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by mom2chicksandpups, Oct 27, 2009.

  1. mom2chicksandpups

    mom2chicksandpups Songster

    Apr 18, 2009
    Southeast Alabama
    I think I have read this on here before, but can't find it now. We sold our rooster and wanted to know about how long the hens' eggs will still be fertile. In that flock, we plan to use them for eating eggs only soon, but want to save the last fertile eggs from them for hatching.

  2. Eggs4Sale

    Eggs4Sale Songster

    Jun 29, 2009
    Up to 3 weeks.

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