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when do silkie roos become able to fertilize eggs?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by cami, Jul 21, 2010.

  1. cami

    cami In the Brooder

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    the topic says it all.
     
  2. glenolam

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    I have found that my silkies had to be about a year old before I started getting fertilized eggs. That may have been because they were spring chicks, and didn't start laying eggs until the following spring...
     
  3. cami

    cami In the Brooder

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    ok thanks
     

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