New rooster how long do I have to wait?

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by dustponds10, Mar 9, 2011.

  1. dustponds10

    dustponds10 Songster

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    Well I am just wondering how long I should wait to be safe in getting the chicks from my new rooster instead of from my old rooster? I just am going to be hatching a bunch of Americana's and I dont want to have cross chicks. Thanks all.
     
  2. satay

    satay oz-e-chick

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    2 weeks is about what i do with new roosters. Seems to work out ok for me.
     
  3. dustponds10

    dustponds10 Songster

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    Ok thanks
     

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