at what age do guineas lay?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by dadsgirl, Sep 4, 2008.

  1. dadsgirl

    dadsgirl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i have some guineas, and are wondering at what age do they usually start to lay?
     
  2. spydertoys

    spydertoys Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They tend to be late season layers, often not starting to lay until early summer.
     
  3. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    The age is around 16 weeks, but if they reach that age in the winter, they'll most likely not lay till spring, maybe March/April.
     

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