An egg on Sunday and one on Monday but none today

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by medicmandan, Jul 5, 2011.

  1. medicmandan

    medicmandan Out Of The Brooder

    Aug 15, 2008
    Salt Lake City
    Got my first two eggs over the weekend but not one today. Is it normal for their egg laying to be erratic the first few days? She dug out the nesting box today but I couldn't find an egg hidden anywhere else.
  2. mljohnson05

    mljohnson05 Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 16, 2011
    yes and sometimes longer...they have to get their system going...and if it is hot ,or to dark or to light, or to can stress them and the;y will not lay that day....
    Congrats an happy eating [​IMG]

    Best Wishes,
  3. aubreynoramarie

    aubreynoramarie designated lawn flamingo

    May 27, 2010
    Reno, Nevada
    Out of all 6 of my large hens, I usually get four eggs a day. No one lays everyday

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