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Does a Hen Need a Rooster to Lay Eggs - Veterinary Medicine

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Keeping chickens for eggs and as pets is popular in both rural and in urban areas. I have kept chickens and geese as pets for 17 years and never tire of ...

Do I need to keep a rooster with my backyard hens? - RSPCA ...

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Oct 5, 2016 ... Hens don't need a rooster in order to lay eggs. Without a rooster, the eggs are infertile, so won't develop into young chicks. Of course, if you are ...

Should I Have A Rooster? Do I Need One? - Southern States ...

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You don't need a rooster to get eggs; hens produce eggs no matter if there is a rooster or not. If you want eggs for eating or selling, but don't want to hatch eggs,  ...

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May 26, 2015 ... Join Backyard Poultry Magazine (http://www.backyardpoultrymag.com/) in our weekly video series as we answer frequently asked questions ...

Google Answers: How do Chickens lay eggs?

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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 ...

Frequently Asked Questions about Chickens - My Pet Chicken

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Hens will lay eggs just as well in the absence of roosters. If roosters are present,  ...

Does a Hen need a Rooster to Lay Eggs?? - Backyard Chickens

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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 ...

Can chickens lay eggs without a rooster? | Reference.com

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Once it has reached physical maturity at about 6 months, a hen lays eggs regardless of whether it has mated with a rooster. The egg production also occurs  ...

Do I HAVE to Have a Rooster? • The Prairie Homestead

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Oct 31, 2013 ... While you don't need a rooster to get EGGS, you do need a rooster if ... Just like humans, female chickens produce eggs on their own, but they .... This past spring we added two Black Star pullets that have just begun to lay.

Raising Chickens 101: How to Get Started | Beginner's Guide | The ...

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First, if you want your hens to hatch out their eggs, you need a hen that is "broody ". Not all ..... Do chickens have to have a rooster around to lay eggs? I say no ...

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Do Hens Lay Eggs Without A Rooster? - Small Farms - About.com

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Nov 30, 2015 ... You don't need a rooster for your hens to lay eggs. But, roosters can protect your flock from predators and other dangers.

This Explains Why a Chicken Doesn't Need a Rooster to Lay Eggs ...

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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.

Can a Hen Lay an Egg Without a Male Rooster? | Animals - mom.me

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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 ...