Replacing Hens

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by gwtx2, Mar 7, 2011.

  1. gwtx2

    gwtx2 New Egg

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    How often do you replace your layers?
     
  2. chickenfarmer17

    chickenfarmer17 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    every 2 to3 years i hatch my own eggs though
     
    Last edited: Mar 7, 2011
  3. BooBear

    BooBear Chicken Cuddler

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    I think the 2 to 3 years is normal for most that keep for egg purposes. Folks that also keep them as pets tend to keep them longer.
     

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