Identifying which en is doing what

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by dennyb, Sep 29, 2013.

  1. dennyb

    dennyb Out Of The Brooder

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    Is there a method for banding or ID'ng which of my four hens is laying how many eggs and when? Like to know who is not laying.
     
  2. ChickenLegs13

    ChickenLegs13 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I use different colored zip ties as leg bands to identify different hatches.
    You could do that, black band = no eggs, green band = 3 eggs per week, white band = 4 eggs weekly, you get the idea.
     
  3. hosspak

    hosspak Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Easiest is to separate them in order to find out who is laying, how many they lay, and who's not. That's how I found out between suspects. [​IMG]
     

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