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Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by slatts, Feb 25, 2014.

  1. slatts

    slatts Out Of The Brooder

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    I'm feeling blessed. My 10 pullets are all finally laying. A BO was the last holdout and she started this week at 28 weeks of age. The first one to begin was a white Leghorn who has now been laying for a month, an egg a day without fail.

    For the last 10 days, I've been getting between 7 and 9 eggs per day. I went 9/9 twice before the BO started. This is from 3 EE, 2 BR, 2 RIR, a WL, a BO, and a BA.

    Now the eggs are all mostly medium size now but for the WL egg, it's already a jumbo. But I know with time they will get larger.

    Thankfully I've been able to free range most daylight hours and they've returned to the nest to lay. No yard eggs yet.
     
  2. thechickenchick

    thechickenchick Born city, Living country

    Mar 8, 2008
    Eaton, Colorado
    That is wonderful news! :woot
     

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