Our eggs are fertile, only had a roo for three days!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by hmbelk, May 25, 2010.

  1. hmbelk

    hmbelk In the Brooder

    May 14, 2010
    [​IMG] We got a rooster Saturday and brought him home for our 7 month old Barred Rock hens. I have two. I'm planning to let one sit a clutch, hopefully she will. I checked an egg layed today and it was fertile. Thanks to backyardchickens and the pictures posted I can know tell which eggs are fertile and which ones aren't when I crack them! So starting today, well tomorrow she already layed today, I'm leaving the eggs in the nest. I'm so excited!!
  2. sonjab314

    sonjab314 Constant State of Confusion

    May 15, 2010
    Sounds like he's a fast learner lol. Congratulations and may they all hatch and thrive [​IMG]

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