Welsummer Roosters Choice

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by bigredfeather, May 5, 2009.

  1. bigredfeather

    bigredfeather Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I hatched some Welsummer eggs this Spring and ended up w/ 5 roos. I am only going to keep 2 of them. How do all of you decide which rooster(s) to keep when you have multiples?
     
  2. warhorse

    warhorse Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You could consider the quality of egg each one hatched from (if you know) and bloodlines' compatability if you are considering breeding. Then, just look at each individual compared to the breed standard and also consider disposition if there are some that are close in other ways.
     

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