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Partridge cochins bantams when will they lay right now they are 16 w

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by pax12, Oct 11, 2008.

  1. pax12

    pax12 Songster

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    Partridge cochins bantams when will they lay right now they are 16 weeks
     
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  2. beakkeeper

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    They won't start laying until at least 20 wks. If you don't supplement light this winter, they may not even lay until next spring, when the days begin to get longer again. This is actually better for your chickens, as they will become more mature b/4 laying.
     
  3. cmom

    cmom Hilltop Farm

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    My first one started laying at 17 weeks. My last one to start laying was 27 weeks.
     
  4. hatchaholic

    hatchaholic Songster

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    Mine are almost 21 weeks and I'm still waiting...
     

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