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Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by cajunlizz, Aug 7, 2008.

  1. cajunlizz

    cajunlizz Songster

    Apr 27, 2008
    Lafayette, Louisiana
    I have 4 barred rocks that are about 17 - 18 weeks old .

    They are getting their combs and wattles really QUICK this pass week . Noticed one of them squatting, and another laying in the nest .

    What age do they usually start laying ?
     
  2. rooster-red

    rooster-red Here comes the Rooster

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    I find that my BR's usually start to lay between 18 -22 weeks.
     
  3. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member 11 Years

    Same here.
     
  4. cajunlizz

    cajunlizz Songster

    Apr 27, 2008
    Lafayette, Louisiana
    they a nice size right now , JUST can not imagine them laying already . SO many 2 weeks ?

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  5. EllyMae

    EllyMae Songster

    Mine started right at the 18week mark.
     

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