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

    Oct 8, 2012
    portland. oregon
    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

    Sep 18, 2012
    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

    Jun 25, 2011
    Milner, Georgia
    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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