my wyandotts are 22 weeks old and not an egg. usually our wyandottes start at about 20 weeks, but th

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by hollyhock, Jan 14, 2013.

  1. hollyhock

    hollyhock Out Of The Brooder

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    we raised them from chicks, very well taken care of , fed them medicated chick by manna-pro, then switched to layena at 18 weeks. always had all they could eat . the are well housed and happy. is it the cold weather? anything i can do.
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    It's most likely the short daylength. Cold weather has relatively little impact on egg production, daylength does. You could increase the daylength artificiall or just wait patiently.
     
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