OK, we need your help – or if you think you have no skills in this area we need your predictions.
The eggs hatch, the chicks are chicks, and then they start turning into grown-up chickens. But at what point can you tell if they will be hen or cockerel?
With this lot we have mixed hopes. Normally people want hens but we got the Speckled Sussex eggs as we want a cockerel and think this variety are friendly! We also have French Morans and one Australorp.
So have a close look at these pictures
and make your predictions here
3 thoughts on “Sexing chickens”
I seem to remember that the cocks made pathetic efforts to crow very early.
Pure guesswork! I am limiting the males as i think you will probably be wanting plenty of eggs.
I will try to pin Phil down to give his two penneth ….