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Can I make them lay their eggs earlier in the day?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Clucking Lovely, Jun 23, 2016.

  1. Clucking Lovely

    Clucking Lovely In the Brooder

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    My hens like to lay their eggs after I leave for work - which isn't a problem right now, because its nice weather... But, in the winter, I'd feel better about collecting them before they become eggsicles, or is it ok if they freeze? I have 1 that will lay before I leave, the rest insist on making me wait.
     

  2. Rod-T

    Rod-T Songster

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    Nope they lay on their time
     

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