roosters and hens

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by EggHead107, Aug 12, 2016.

  1. EggHead107

    EggHead107 Out Of The Brooder

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    what roosters are good for the chickens that i have?
    plymouth rock, production red, australorp, ameracauna, light brahma, black sex link
    can i mix breed them? is it bad for their health? i am going to have to mix them because i have all different chickens.
     
  2. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Any rooster can be bred to any hen I suppose. You should have some interesting looking cross breeds. Good luck to you!
     
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  3. EggHead107

    EggHead107 Out Of The Brooder

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    thank you!! what is eating looking cross breeds?
     
  4. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Oops! Darn auto correct! I fixed it... Was supposed to say, "interesting looking." :p
     
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  5. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC. Good luck with your breeding project!

    Best wishes
    CT
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    You can have any rooster breed you choose but, mixed breed chicks will probably be harder to sell since everyone has them. If you have a purebred rooster and have him with only the same breed hens, you could sell the chicks for more $$. Do you really want so many chicks?
     
  7. Cynthia12

    Cynthia12 Always Grateful Premium Member

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    How fun..have fun!
     
  8. BantamFan4Life

    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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