Production Red Egg Size Question

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by ReneeBoyette, Jan 9, 2017.

  1. ReneeBoyette

    ReneeBoyette Just Hatched

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    I have 7 month old large production red sex links. Big girls now. Started laying eggs about 1 month ago. 7 pullets. I'm averaging 3-4/day. Eggs are medium size. The egg size concerns me. Will the hens lay bigger eggs eventually? They are Rhode Island/New Hampshire crosses. Very friendly and vocal. Most know their name. I live in S FL so the weather is usually warm. I also have Barred Rocks, Buff Orphingtons, and multiple yellow sex link chicks.
     
  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

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    Yes the egg size will gradually increase.
     
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  3. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC. Sourland has given you sound advice.

    All the best
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  4. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Greetings from Kansas, ReneeBoyette, and [​IMG]! Great to have you aboard! Sourland speaks with great wisdom. Best wishes and thanks for joining BYC!!
     
  5. N F C

    N F C Happy T-Day! Premium Member Project Manager

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    Hope you're enjoying your sex link birds, I really liked mine. Just as the other greeters have assured you, the eggs will get bigger.

    In case you haven't seen it yet, there's a pretty active state thread for FL if you'd like to chat with other members in your state: post #1

    Thanks for joining us!
     
  6. MasterOfClucker

    MasterOfClucker Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome to BYC!
     
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  8. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams Premium Member

    G’Day from down under ReneeBoyette [​IMG] Welcome!

    I hope you enjoy being a BYC member. There are lots of friendly and very helpful folks here so not only is it overflowing with useful information it is also a great place to make friends and have some fun. Unlike non chicken loving friends, family and colleagues, BYC’ers never tire of stories or pictures that feature our feathered and non feathered friends [​IMG]
     

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