Aracaunas not laying yet?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Lordofchickens 86, Sep 29, 2011.

  1. Lordofchickens 86

    Lordofchickens 86 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 19, 2011
    The Burg FL
    I Have 2 Aracaunas they are 6 months old and still not laying. they should have started by now. the only other time this happened was with the barred rocks i raised last year and they lay good now. i kept them on start and grow till they were 20 weeks.can anyone tell me if this has happened to them and why?
    Last edited: Sep 29, 2011
  2. Illia

    Illia Crazy for Colors

    Oct 19, 2009
    Forks, WA
    I've never had Araucanas be late layers, mine always begin from 17-24 weeks. I'm curious, are you sure they're Araucanas, not Easter Eggers? Easter Eggers can be late, early, whatever. They do vary. [​IMG]

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