How long does it take a chicken to lay an egg?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by m_shuman, Aug 10, 2011.

  1. m_shuman

    m_shuman Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Does it pop out fast or is it like childbirth and it takes a while? Does it get quicker as they mature?

    ETA: Sorry for all of the questions I am new at the egg laying thing my first flock.
     
    Last edited: Aug 10, 2011
  2. gamechicken

    gamechicken Out Of The Brooder

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    well its really the hen but normaly about 30 minutes
     

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