Reduction in Egg Laying

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by llouden20087, May 14, 2011.

  1. llouden20087

    llouden20087 New Egg

    May 14, 2011
    My 3 barred rock chickens are a year old. We got a rooster about 6 months ago and had to give him away due to chickens loosing feathers on their wings and backs. We used to get 2-3 eggs a day but now I am lucky if I get an egg a day. Do you have a suggestion as to why they have slowed down their egg production? They don't eat as much either (I give them egg laying pellets). I have added vitamins in their water too. They act fine and I give them green grass to eat but something is going on. . .

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