How many chicks can a good hen raise?

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by kelly52862, Apr 18, 2012.

  1. kelly52862

    kelly52862 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a hen with 8 chicks and just hatched 20 from the incubator. Was thinking of added to her, but wondered what was the max number. What is the most a good hen can handle?
     

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