Is white eye ring sing of hen not laying?

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  1. CJreef

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    One of our four Golden Sex Linked is not laying. We don't know which one it is. Our feedmill guy tells us to look for a white band around the eye. He says it's yellow in egg layers and white in non layers. I can't see any band yellow or white, just the black pupil and orange iris. Is it an old wife's tale? Thanks


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  3. CJreef

    CJreef Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks for the reply.

    I realize that daylight is one of several factors. We have a light in the barn to increase daylight.

    I was trying to find out which of the 4 wasn't laying. She stopped laying a couple months ago. I'm thinking she might have a hidden nest somewhere since they free roam.
     
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    Thank You
     

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