Silver Laced Wyandottes, when do they begin to lay?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Lee1, May 22, 2011.

  1. Lee1

    Lee1 Out Of The Brooder

    May 20, 2008
    Up State New York
    Hello, I have slw chicks (pullets), wondering how long before eggs.? about 5 months?
  2. cpegram

    cpegram Chillin' With My Peeps

    There is no set time usually 18 weeks and up... [​IMG]
  3. Fred's Hens

    Fred's Hens Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

    Quality, more traditional breeds often take much longer than a sex link type pullet. I wouldn't worry about it until I see serious squatting around week 20.
  4. Katy

    Katy Flock Mistress

    Mine don't lay until 28-32 weeks usually, but if yours are from a hatchery, they'll probably start sooner.

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