No eggs

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by terrieriley, Sep 21, 2016.

  1. terrieriley

    terrieriley New Egg

    Jan 21, 2016
    It has been two weeks since my girls have layed any eggs. We went ahead and got a lamp in place this weekend for insuring they are getting the 14 to 16 hours of light, hoping that would help. Still no eggs. We have 4 girls that are about a year and a half old. And 2 other girls that we got from an awesome farm here in House Springs, MO... ; ). But I am sure they are still in a good laying age. Looking for some pointers and advise.
  2. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler! Premium Member

    Nov 27, 2012
    SW Michigan
    My Coop
    Welcome to BYC!

    They may already be molting......
    .....and it can take a few weeks, or more, for the added light to have an effect.

    Here's a pretty good article on supplemental lighting.
    Last edited: Sep 22, 2016

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