Hens not laying

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by Robbiejoe111, Dec 9, 2013.

  1. Robbiejoe111

    Robbiejoe111 New Egg

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    I have had 6 hens for about 2 weeks not and they are not laying at all. I feed layer scratch and have a light on in the coop. Any ideas? They are Red Stars and White Leghorns.
     
  2. foreverlearning

    foreverlearning Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If they were laying when they were given/sold to you then it is just stress. Are you sure they were laying? Chickens don't like changes.
     
  3. Robbiejoe111

    Robbiejoe111 New Egg

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    Yes they were laying
     
  4. Fred's Hens

    Fred's Hens Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

    Are you feeding them Layer or Scratch? I got a bit confused.
     
  5. Robbiejoe111

    Robbiejoe111 New Egg

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    Fine layer, it's not pellets
     
  6. Den in Penn

    Den in Penn Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I would put it to the stress of the move and that it is winter when every thing slows. If the lights aren't coming on and off the same time as where they were, that would also be an adjustment they would have to make.
     

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