Question? How long does it take for the eggs to become fertile after

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by Tangleweed, Jun 17, 2007.

  1. Tangleweed

    Tangleweed New Egg

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    hens are exposed to a rooster?
     
  2. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    Honestly, it depends on the rooster. Could be several days or take five months, like with my inexperienced, laid back roo I bought, LOL. To be sure, I'd wait at least a couple to three weeks before trying to incubate any.
     

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