have three two year old hens not laying eggs, please help

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by navella, Nov 5, 2012.

  1. navella

    navella Out Of The Brooder

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    I have had these hens fo three months now and have done everything I'm to do I think and nothing has worked.
    maybe someone can run by me the things that I can do that might help. or are 2 year old hens too ld to lay eggs.
     
  2. Smoochie

    Smoochie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Not sure where you live but if it is fall/ winter you may not get eggs until spring and this is normal. Lighting can help. Depends on the breed when they *expire* but we have some "4-year commercial layers" and they are some really solid hens.
     
  3. Ole rooster

    Ole rooster Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You don't reckon that run our do ya? My two oldest quit laying. But they don't eat much and are so layed back I just don't worry about it.These RIR crosses are making up for and loss.
     

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