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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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Breed Focus, About the Australorp

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amy elizabeth | TBN Ranch The Australorp is a great choice if your looking for an excellent layer of large brown eggs. Expect approximately five eggs per week from this *dual purpose bird. Their color is black, weight at maturity … Continue reading

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Tips For Managing Rooster Behavior in a Bachelor Colony

You Don’t Need a Rooster Rescue, Set Up a Bachelor Pad Instead Chris Thompson Countryside Daily Unless you buy sexed day-old chicks, chances are you’ve got extra roosters this spring! Finding a rooster rescue can be difficult, especially during the … Continue reading

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A Rooster’s Fate

Modern chicken-keeping practices in the U.S. do little for the future of majestic roosters. By Jennie Grant | Urban Farm   Urban chicken keepers need to be aware of chickens’ sex when getting new chicks and have a back-up plan … Continue reading

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