How often does your sex link lay?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Hangin Wit My Peeps, Oct 20, 2008.

  1. Hangin Wit My Peeps

    Hangin Wit My Peeps AutumnBreezeChickens.com

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    I have one sex link and she has started laying at 20 weeks and is now 22 weeks. She is averaging 6 eggs a week! [​IMG] Is this normal or do I have a really good layer? I'm mad that my other sex link was killed by that dog now! What great layers these girls are!
     
  2. Colored Egg Farmer

    Colored Egg Farmer Chicken overload

    [​IMG] Yea that really normal for sexlinks. They are egg laying machines.
     
  3. lovemychix

    lovemychix Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have 12 red stars and they lay huge eggs almost everyday. I can get from 8 to 10 a day!! Good girls....I don't know how they do it. [​IMG]
     
  4. Hangin Wit My Peeps

    Hangin Wit My Peeps AutumnBreezeChickens.com

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    WONDERFUL! That makes me VERY happy [​IMG] She is sure a sweet thing! Now I wish I would have gotten more of them!
     
  5. lovemychix

    lovemychix Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Mine are friendly too....almost too friendly. [​IMG]
     
  6. cmom

    cmom Hilltop Farm

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    Normal. [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  7. NC chicken man

    NC chicken man Chillin' With My Peeps

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    yes i've got 100 year old ones and 150 in the brooder brown sexlinks and i wouldn't have any other kind.
     
  8. annmarie

    annmarie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    One a day, every day, with a vacation day about every 5-6 months! [​IMG]
     
  9. deerman

    deerman Rest in Peace 1949-2012

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    Quote:100 year old ones, thats pretty old for chickens.... [​IMG]
     
  10. HenMamma

    HenMamma Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Mine lay every day for 3 weeks, then take a 1 day break. I love my 2 girls so much I picked up 5 more and a roo.
     

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