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best layers for hot climate

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Mom, Jul 19, 2008.

  1. Mom

    Mom In the Brooder

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    I thought our RR would have started laying - they are 4 1/2 months old. I know they do well in colder climates but is there a breed that lays better in the heat.
     
  2. dacjohns

    dacjohns People Cracker Upper

    I don't know what birds are best for warmer climates. Sorry there.


    At 4 1/2 months your hen may not be quite old enough. I've read 4 to 6 months is the average age.
     
  3. LindsayB

    LindsayB Songster

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    my 2 red and black sex links lay every morning and its really hot out. I'm still waiting for my EE to start though. She's going on 22 weeks...
     

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