How late is too late?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by luvmichicks, Oct 17, 2009.

  1. luvmichicks

    luvmichicks New Egg

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    I have 1 laying hen and 2 6mo. hens not layingyet. I have one rooster also 6 mo starting to crow. Days are getting shorter, could my laying hen lay fertilized eggs and go broody this late in the fall? I live in San Diego and it's not very cold..
     
  2. Princess Amri

    Princess Amri Is Mostly Harmless

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    Of course! Chickens really aren't as affected by cold as people say. On the other hand, she'll need to have broody genetics to hatch eggs.
     

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