How long after broody breaks to begin laying again?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by krickets, Sep 8, 2011.

  1. krickets

    krickets Chirping

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    Of my 4 seven month old pullets, I have one barred rock that lays daily. One other barred rock laid for about 5 days, then went broody for 2 weeks. She has been broken and back to normal with the flock for about a week, but how long until she starts to lay again? 1 egg a day isn't enough. [​IMG] I'm getting impatient for the other two (BOs), as well.
    Just looking for some reassurance!
     
  2. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Free Ranging

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    Every chicken is different. Some will start up again in a week and some will take much longer, like a month or two.
     
  3. tomatillo

    tomatillo In the Brooder

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    Mine start back in a few days.
     

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