Khaki Campbells and egg laying or not

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Tweeza, Jan 7, 2010.

  1. Tweeza

    Tweeza Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 17, 2008
    New England
    I have 5 Khakis, born end of May, and it only seems that 3 are laying. I usually can count on 2 per day but sometimes I get three. They've been laying pretty consistently since about Oct. I know I should be patient but it seems that I should be getting more eggs. They all seem to be hens, no curled tails, I feed them Layena, and they very rarely get to free-range. What are your thoughts?
  2. Wifezilla

    Wifezilla Positively Ducky

    Oct 2, 2008
    As the days get longer the egg production will go up. You could supplement their light to get them to lay more, but by February they should stop popping out more eggs on their own.

    I have 3 Welsh Harlequins and a runner and they are hardly laying at all now. It has been VERY cold where we are and that will also effect laying.

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