by: Rural Living Today
Keeping a rooster or not? When it comes to resident roosters, there are pros and cons consider when keeping a rooster. Here are some things to think about.
Keeping a rooster has several positive roles in a flock of chickens.
A rooster provides fertilization services to the hens in the flock.
He’ll serve as a guard and defender against perceived and actual danger. Continue Reading
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Most roosters are not aggressive towards people, but when one is, what is a backyard chicken keeper to do? Continue Reading
by Kathy Mormino, The Chicken Chick®
Let’s take a look at the Rooster’s role in the flock…
The Happy Chicken Coop
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 to lay eggs?
A rooster does serve a couple of useful purposes to the flock which can be a good thing for the hens and keeper alike. Read Article