Brahma mamma's

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by JR, Sep 30, 2008.

  1. JR

    JR In the Brooder

    May 29, 2008
    OK I know Brahma's are very slow to mature so how old should I expect mine to be before they start to lay?I have 2 light brahma girls that are 5 month's old.
  2. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

    Nov 9, 2007
    SW Arkansas
    I have 16 LF brahma hens from a hatchery. One of my lights started laying at 19 weeks. Several of her sisters (lights, buffs and 1 dark) followed in short order and I'm now 6 to 8 eggs a day. They will be 6 months old on Thursday.
    Everything I've read on the other hand says 30 weeks.

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