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Postby triple_duece » Wed Oct 18, 2017 4:41 pm

A buddy hatched out some chickens for me. They are not sexed so I wanted a dozen and he sent 25. Is the ratio normally 50/50 hens to roosters?Image
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Re: New members at the house

Postby Curlyjack » Thu Oct 19, 2017 7:43 am

Not necessarily. I have hatched them off and had 5-7 stags and 20 or pullets. Then the next time it is the opposite. Just keep the pullets and put the stags in the freezer at 16 to 20 weeks.
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Re: New members at the house

Postby huntall » Sun Feb 04, 2018 3:54 pm

So....how did they come out? My last batch was 11 roosters and 7 pullets . It evens out over time. I like fried chicken so works out for me either way. Lol
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