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Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by jenniferqui72, Aug 24, 2016.

  1. jenniferqui72

    jenniferqui72 In the Brooder

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    If my chickens are letting the rooster then they are old enough to start laying right? They are 20 weeks
     

  2. junebuggena

    junebuggena Crowing

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    At 20 weeks, pullets of most breeds are very close to laying.
     
  3. carlf

    carlf Chirping

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    Yep, getting close. But you still might not see eggs for a while.
     
  4. jenniferqui72

    jenniferqui72 In the Brooder

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    thanks
     
  5. jenniferqui72

    jenniferqui72 In the Brooder

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    woohoo i got eggs today i found 3
     
  6. carlf

    carlf Chirping

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    Woohoooooo[​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Aug 27, 2016

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