Keeping chickens for eggs and as pets is popular in both rural and in urban
areas. ... I have been asked many times if hens will lay eggs without a rooster
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While you don't need a rooster to get EGGS, you do need a rooster if you want to
... Just like humans, female chickens produce eggs on their own, but they require
.... This past spring we added two Black Star pullets that have just begun to lay.
20 weeks of age and a healthy chicken will lay about one egg a day. A hen does
not need a rooster to lay eggs and eggs are produced in ...
Sep 26, 2014 ... This Explains Why a Chicken Doesn't Need a Rooster to Lay Eggs ... neighbor
has only gentle hens and no morning-busting roosters.
Hens will lay eggs regardless of whether or not they are being kept in the ... The
only reason you would need a rooster is if you want your eggs to be able to ...
If the idea of a rooster keeps you from having chickens, don't worry. You don't
need to have a rooster around for the hens to lay eggs, in fact, “the girls” appear ...
Apr 29, 2014 ... In his first blog post for GazetteXtra, veteran poultry farmer Dale Wheelock ... a
common question: Do you need a rooster for your hen to lay eggs?
I was just wondering how many believe you must have a Rooster in order for your
hens to lay eggs?? I have come across several who didn't ...
Jan 12, 2012 ... That means to get a dozen eggs a day, you would need 18 hens. 2. .... A hen only
needs a rooster in order to lay fertile eggs that could hatch 5.