pure breeding

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by Roxannemc, Oct 31, 2012.

  1. Roxannemc

    Roxannemc Songster

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    If I have 2 different breed roos say breed x and breed y in with my breed Y hens and i remove breed x roo.How long before all my eggs will be fertilized by only the breed y roo?I read I thought semen can last for weeks in the hen.
    Thanks ahead
     

  2. Chris09

    Chris09 Circle (M) Ranch

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    Depending on health of the Male and and the Female/s your looking at about 4 weeks until the Hen/s are clean.

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  3. Roxannemc

    Roxannemc Songster

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    Thanks Chris
     

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