how long till laying eggs?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Myst4, Jun 8, 2008.

  1. Myst4

    Myst4 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I know this question has been asked before, but can't find the thread. I'm wondering how long it takes before a broody hen starts to lay eggs again. I have a hen that was broody,set her with eggs on 28th days discovered that the eggs were rotten, no hatches at all...so I removed them. It has been since May 30th...I have seen my roo breed with her and he has also shown her the nesting boxes,and she has gone in them, but no egg.
     
  2. ginbart

    ginbart Overrun With Chickens

    Mar 9, 2008
    Bloomsburg, PA
    Sorry I don't have a hen only a bator.
     
  3. silkiechicken

    silkiechicken Staff PhD Premium Member

  4. Myst4

    Myst4 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:thanks ...I thought they did within a week or 2 after. I now know for sure.
     

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