I need to know if production reds are good layers

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by bobd, Jun 22, 2010.

  1. bobd

    bobd Out Of The Brooder

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    Iam looking to buy some hens and I need to know if production reds are good layers
     
  2. chickenvirgin

    chickenvirgin Out Of The Brooder

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    They are great layers. I have 15 of them and since last fall have gotten 12 or more eggs every day, they are free range and molting and I got 13 eggs this morning!
     
  3. zazouse

    zazouse Overrun With Chickens

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    Yep mine lay very large eggs all year long and i even have some that go broody .
     
  4. gryeyes

    gryeyes Covered in Pet Hair & Feathers

    Production reds are BRED for production!! Hence the name... and yes, they are very good layers.
     

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