Silkie laying age

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Angelic Vampyre, Sep 20, 2009.

  1. Angelic Vampyre

    Angelic Vampyre Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have two silkie's that are about 15 weeks, in the next week they will move into their coop with nest boxes, when can I expect them to start laying? Don't care when they do just want to know when to other checking the nest boxes
     
  2. Sonoran Silkies

    Sonoran Silkies Flock Mistress

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    Hatchery silkies will often start laying sometime after 6 months, breeder & show qulity won't lay until much later: 8-13 months.
     
  3. Angelic Vampyre

    Angelic Vampyre Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I am not sure what mine are, think they are just pet quality
     
  4. Chris09

    Chris09 Circle (M) Ranch

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    Like Sonoran Silkies said.


    Chris
     

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