How long do hens lay eggs?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Hazel, Jul 11, 2007.

  1. Hazel

    Hazel Hatching

    Jul 11, 2007
    I have a neighbor who has girls that are 11 years old and still laying - is this normal? Currently my older girls, who are 2 years old - 2 black sex links and 2 araucanas are each laying one egg a day.

    Thank you!
  2. hatchcrazzzy

    hatchcrazzzy Songster

    Jun 8, 2007
    kemp texas
    i heard of them laying at 12 years .usually as they age the eggs get bigger but they lay fewer.[​IMG]

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