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At what age do chickens lay eggs?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by AK BartGirl, Apr 12, 2010.

  1. AK BartGirl

    AK BartGirl Out Of The Brooder

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    I have 5 black sex-links, 2 Aracuanas, and 3 White Plymouth Rocks, and I'm wondering at what age they will lay eggs. Thanks for feed back
     
  2. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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    Your rocks and sexlinks will begin laying right around 20 weeks... give or take a week or two.

    The Easter Eggers sometimes take 30 weeks.

    Good luck!

    Oh, and by the way, [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Apr 12, 2010
  3. amyseggs

    amyseggs New Egg

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    My black sex-link started laying at 17 weeks. My golden comet started at 16 weeks.
     

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