jersey giants

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

  1. TarainNC

    TarainNC Out Of 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 Chillin' With My Peeps

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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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