EE's and egg laying ??

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by MedinaChick2001, Oct 6, 2010.

  1. MedinaChick2001

    MedinaChick2001 Out Of The Brooder

    Sep 10, 2010
    Do EE's lay every day? If not, do they lay kinda often or should I expect one a week??
  2. chicmom

    chicmom Dances with Chickens

    Feb 24, 2009
    Strasburg Ohio
    My EEs lay pretty much every day! They're very good layers. They are going on their second year, and I have noticed that one doesn't lay every day. As they age, the frequency does lessen. But I've been very happy with my EE eggs. The eggs were not large--I'd describe them as a medium sized egg.

    Now, it will be irregular at first, but once they get into the groove, they're great layers!
  3. montanasandy

    montanasandy Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 11, 2010
    Potomac, Montana
    My 2 EE's that started laying 2 weeks ago lay most days. I have found that there is approx. 26 hours between eggs. So if they start laying at say 8 am, they lay at 10 the next day, etc... but the latest in the day that I have gotten an egg is 4 pm. Then they skip the next day and lay first thing in the morning the following day. I hope that makes sense.

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