longer days:)

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by myfarm4579, Feb 9, 2015.

  1. myfarm4579

    myfarm4579 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The days are finally getting longer:) been only getting two eggs from five hens all winter with no extra lighting. I got 3 eggs this morning:):)
     
  2. donrae

    donrae Hopelessly Addicted Premium Member

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    I'm loving the longer days. I have a batch of pullets from May of 14 who didn't start laying last fall/winter, but man they're sure kicking it up now! Plus, the older ladies who took the winter off are starting back up. To me, this is the most wonderful time of the year!
     
  3. myfarm4579

    myfarm4579 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I agree:) hoping the others start soon also.lol
     
  4. RonP

    RonP Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 10 Sunrise 6:57 AM Sunset 5:26 PM

    Total day length 10:29:31


    Still a while here for the 12 hours recommended...
     
  5. myfarm4579

    myfarm4579 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yep. Slowly but surely:)
     

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