Is there a temperature you can set to get more female chickens?

Kori

Chirping
7 Years
Mar 11, 2012
104
1
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Copperas Cove,Texas
if you got any ideas please share them!! we have been getting a lot of roos at 99 degrees farenheight....we would like more hens and we got a lot of chicks/chickens trying to get more hens but we dont like to shoot or get rid of the roos but its costing quite a bit monywise........thans for the help!!!!!!
 

akashia26

Songster
7 Years
Apr 25, 2012
223
17
101
Washington Co. AL
slightly higher temps will have a higher ratio of females hatch. however they are birds. temp has nothing to do with sex. the higher temp just kills more of the males before hatch, from what i understand.
 

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