All in Chicken Sex

Hen vs. Rooster - The Art, History, and Science of Sexing Chickens

Regardless, of whether we enjoy chickens through cracking open a dozen fresh pasture raised eggs, by digging into a box of fast-food fried chicken, or by tending our backyard pet chickens, we are all in collusion with an industry that kills half of the baby chicks as soon as they hatch because they’re roosters. Scientists have been working on a solution to this dilemma for a number of years and a real, practical solution may be near at hand.