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Likely to start laying in November?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by newbyduckmom, Sep 26, 2011.

  1. newbyduckmom

    newbyduckmom Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 18, 2011
    Snohomish County, WA
    My two Khaki hens will be old enough to start laying in early November. Hope likely is it that this happen (light is being supplemented so they still get 12-14 hours of light). Or will I be waiting until Spring>
     
  2. learycow

    learycow Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They should start laying for you. I had some start up in December of last year. I also had a light on a timer for them. Just be sure they have a place inside to lay their eggs. Mine were laying them in the snow until I started leaving the coop open for them. Now they lay in the floor, so I make sure I have hay there for them to lay in.
     
  3. newbyduckmom

    newbyduckmom Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 18, 2011
    Snohomish County, WA
    Thanks!
     

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