Polish hens

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by lopezfarm, Jun 22, 2016.

  1. lopezfarm

    lopezfarm In the Brooder

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    Hello i have two polish hens that have been laying for about a month. They give me each an egg a day. And we collect daily. Just today we introduced one to a rooster. How long after they mate will her eggs become fertile? Note she was not with a rooster before.
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    [​IMG] In 3 days her eggs should be fertile.
     
  3. N F C

    N F C phooey! Premium Member Project Manager

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  4. Athaid

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    Welcome to BYC, Lopezfarm :D
     
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  5. lopezfarm

    lopezfarm In the Brooder

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    :welcome    In 3 days her eggs should be fertile.
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    Thank you!
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    agree with Sourland but, the rooster with just one hen, is liable to overbreed her seriously. A rooster can handle 10 hens - one hen is a sitting duck.
     
  7. lopezfarm

    lopezfarm In the Brooder

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    Thank you! Unfortunately my other hens are to big yet too young. I have 4 barred rock and the 2 polish
     
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    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     

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