barred rocks...

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by L*A*G*, Oct 14, 2009.

  1. L*A*G*

    L*A*G* Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 19, 2008
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    i read somewhere that barred rocks lay all year long. Is that true?
     
  2. LeBlackbird

    LeBlackbird Chillin' With My Peeps

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    mine don't...
     
  3. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    Mine do, though they take short breaks during their molts.
     
  4. clayhill

    clayhill Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I've had mine about 18 months, been laying over a year and they have never stopped laying. They slow down occassionly, but not often. 13 hens laying and get 10-12 eggs daily.
     
  5. RAREROO

    RAREROO Overrun With Chickens

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    Most do lay year round, though they do slow down to molt around this time on year, mine are molting and are still laying fairly well.
     
  6. walkswithdog

    walkswithdog Overrun With Chickens

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    Mine lay year round, again a bit on and off during molt, but otherwise day in, day out.
     

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