silkie crosses still laying.

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by maxpedley, Feb 3, 2014.

  1. maxpedley

    maxpedley Chirping

    Dec 31, 2013
    hi all.I was just wondering if it is normal for silkie crosses to be laying at this time of year. Yesterday I was give two silkie x light sussex bantams and they are still laying here in England. We have about 9 hours of daylight-the hens have no extra light, and these silkies are still laying. What I find wierd is the fact that I have young hybrids and crosses which are not laying.

  2. Lora Indy

    Lora Indy In the Brooder

    Jun 29, 2012
    My silkie mixes are laying like clockwork and it has been a rough Winter. Their mother, Q, is a very good layer when she isn't broody. Their father was a large fowl EE .

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