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Broody Hens, Behavior and How to Handle It

Need a better understanding of the broody hen? Here’s a few articles that will help you address this behavior. Tips on Breaking the Broody Hen amy elizabeth | TBN Ranch Definition of Broody: A hen with strong instincts to hatch eggs, … Continue reading

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Do I Need a Rooster for Hens to Lay Eggs?

Let’s take a look at the Rooster’s role in the flock… I am always surprised when I’m asked this question. I suppose it’s a logical question for those not too familiar with poultry. Do I need a Rooster for hens … Continue reading

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About the Welsummer

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Origin: Netherlands Class: Continental Type: Large Fowl Size: Medium (6-7 lbs) Rarity: Common Purpose: Dual   The Welsummer rooster is rustic-red and orange in color and the hen is a light and dark brown partridge pattern with gold around the … Continue reading

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