Girls still laying mid Feb 2016

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by RIRouge, Feb 20, 2016.

  1. RIRouge

    RIRouge New Egg

    Feb 20, 2016
    Hi Folks, Happy to join this group. My girls are still laying and I'm in mid NH near the VT boarder. It gets pretty chilly up hear. A long time friend of mine from FL said they're still laying eggs because the girls-are-happy. I can thank this web site for information leading to this happy outcome. I feed them scratch at night - just a snack, fresh water every day - no exceptions. They get treats suggested by other members...yoghurt and blueberries, for example. Thanks for all the sage advice!!
  2. sunny & the 5 egg layers

    sunny & the 5 egg layers Overrun With Chickens

    Mar 29, 2011
    Welcome to the forum! :)

    Your girls are STILL laying through winter? That is wonderful!
  3. NickyKnack

    NickyKnack Love is Silkie soft!

    Welcome to BYC and the coop! There's a lot of great peeps here! Feel free to ask lots of questions. But most of all, make yourself at home. I'm so glad you decided to join the BYC family. I look forward to seeing you around BYC. :frow
  4. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

    Jun 15, 2012
    My Coop
    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
  5. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    If it isn't broke, don't fix it! Sounds like they are happy hens, don't let on that winter laying hens are a rarity, or they may go on strike. Welcome to Backyard chickens.

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