Rooster to hen math

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by Flip-N-Flogging, Dec 28, 2011.

  1. Flip-N-Flogging

    Flip-N-Flogging Out Of The Brooder

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    Right now I have ten hens and one rooster, I'm about downsize to six hens and the roo. I've heard from different sources different numbers of hens to a rooster, which leaves me a little stumped. I wanna make sure this will be a healthy ratio for my girls. So I was wondering people's thoughts and/or maybe your smaller flock ratio/count. Thanks
     
  2. darin367

    darin367 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    6 to 1..... your fine..
     

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