Eggs per day

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by ktownjeep, Oct 27, 2007.

  1. ktownjeep

    ktownjeep Out Of The Brooder

    70
    0
    39
    Jun 11, 2007
    How many eggs can 1 chicken lay in 24 hrs.
    My neighbor told me 1 per chicken but my Ruby layed 2 in 12 hours.
     
  2. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    One a day is the norm. Are you sure one of the others didn't lay that one? Or maybe you missed it before.
     
  3. rooster-red

    rooster-red Here comes the Rooster

    7,008
    22
    261
    Jun 10, 2007
    Douglasville GA
    The cycle should be 1 egg every 25 hours.
     

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by