which is the most broody?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by bluefeather2697, Nov 17, 2011.

  1. bluefeather2697

    bluefeather2697 Chillin' With My Peeps

    229
    2
    91
    Nov 9, 2011
    hi, i'd like to know which on of these hens is least prone to broodiness and has good laying ability?


    australorp.
    [​IMG]

    delaware.
    [​IMG]

    barred rock
    [​IMG]

    THANKS! [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
     
  2. The Red Rooster

    The Red Rooster Poultry Observer

    I'm not a expert on this, but I would go with the Delaware if your talking about laying.
     
    Last edited: Nov 17, 2011
  3. AlienChick

    AlienChick Chillin' With My Peeps

    2,918
    92
    211
    Apr 9, 2010
    Glasgow, KY
    I don't know which would be least prone to broodiness; however, the australorp will probably go broody first.
    Mine go broody all the time. My barred rocks have never gone broody.

    [​IMG]
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by