im not sure

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by thekid, Apr 4, 2011.

  1. thekid

    thekid Chillin' With My Peeps

    Im not sure if this would be the right fourm or not but how many females do you reccommend per male
     
  2. LarryPQ

    LarryPQ Easter Hatch!!

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    7-10 Hens per male for fertility.

    If you go below 7, you run the risk of the hens being a bit oversexed.
     
  3. thekid

    thekid Chillin' With My Peeps

    Thankyou [​IMG]
     
  4. CCourson05

    CCourson05 Popping like kettle corn...

    Jan 5, 2011
    Hickory Flat, MS
    I would go towards ten. If you get towards 7, cock fights tend to spring up more often. Just my experience.
     

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