Ameracaunas not laying yet... 22 weeks?

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  1. MrChicken204

    MrChicken204 Out Of The Brooder

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    I've got two blue ameracauna hens that I raised from chicks. We should be around the 22 week age as they were hatched in early October. Should I expect eggs from these girls anytime soon?

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    Last edited: Mar 21, 2017
  2. DeYoungs

    DeYoungs Out Of The Brooder

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    From what i have inquired, you should be looking at 2-3 weaks
     
  3. junebuggena

    junebuggena Chicken Obsessed

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    Ameraucana can be very slow to mature. Don't expect eggs till they are over 6 months of age.
     
  4. MrChicken204

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    So 5 days later and her comb has really started to turn red... I'm hoping soon
     

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