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Introducing new chicks to young hens

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by jackielw80, Jul 1, 2016.

  1. jackielw80

    jackielw80 Just Hatched

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    I have 8 hens, 16 weeks and 4 hens and a rooster who are 1 week. Should I try to introduce the young ones around 8 weeks? I have read 8 and 16 weeks. Since my oldest hens are still young I thought there might be a difference. Anything I should do different with the roo?

    Thanks!
     

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