Sexlink Laying Age

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by PepsNick, Jul 22, 2010.

  1. PepsNick

    PepsNick Back to Business

    May 9, 2010
    Egglanta, GA
    What age do black (or red) sexlinks start laying?
     
  2. Cloverleaf Farm

    Cloverleaf Farm Bearded Birds are Best

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    I've only ever had one, and she started laying at about 18 weeks.
     
  3. Beth G.

    Beth G. Gaetano Family Farm

    I've had Sexlinks lay as early as 16 weeks and as old as 27 weeks.
     
  4. PepsNick

    PepsNick Back to Business

    May 9, 2010
    Egglanta, GA
    WOW! haha then i bet my sexlink will be my first [​IMG]
     
  5. roocrazy

    roocrazy Songster

    Jun 11, 2009
    minnesota!!!!
    my poppy was 3 months on the day she layed large egg too
     
  6. PepsNick

    PepsNick Back to Business

    May 9, 2010
    Egglanta, GA
    wow! do you think my 15 week old back sexlink will lay before my white leghorn? BSL = 15 WEEKS. WL= 14 WEEKS.
     
  7. Jeeper1540

    Jeeper1540 Songster

    mine laid between 15 and 16 weeks last yearn i think my 15 week old just laid her first egg a couple days ago
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  8. PepsNick

    PepsNick Back to Business

    May 9, 2010
    Egglanta, GA
    Wow. I didn't even think that was possible!
     
  9. woodmort

    woodmort Songster

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    From past experience: I get red or black sexlinks the last week in May and all are laying by midOctober, so about 15 weeks.
     
  10. PepsNick

    PepsNick Back to Business

    May 9, 2010
    Egglanta, GA
    Wow. Than mine is about 14 weeks, so... I'M READY!! ;D [​IMG] [​IMG]
     

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