jersey giants

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by TarainNC, Jun 21, 2011.

  1. TarainNC

    TarainNC In the Brooder

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    I know this breed is a slow maturing breed and won't reach full size until they are nearly 2 years old. But what age will they reach point of lay? I have two that are 17 weeks old. My 21 week old Buff orpington that hangs out with them laid her first egg last week.
     
  2. IowaHeritage

    IowaHeritage Chirping

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    So are they laying yet ?

    Mine start 24 - 28 weeks.......depeinds on time of year, weather.....diet of course.

    Gee this is old.... but...Lol just now found your post......
     

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