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Next we need to understand that in avian species sex is not determined by the male, but by the female.
The hen has the chromosome which lacks information and by which presence determines sex.
So if you pick up a chick and guess “pullet” you would be right half the time.
One of the things he pointed out is that incubator temperature affects the percentage of male-to-female chicks.
This is not to say that what would be a male chick can convert to female, remember, the hen determines the sex.
Before we take a look at the methods, it is important to remember the role chance can play in our success in learning how to tell the sex of baby chicks.
Under normal conditions, a group of chicks generally hatch with 50-55 percent males and 50-45 percent females.