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SO when do my Chicks start laying

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Che, Aug 6, 2011.

  1. Che

    Che In the Brooder

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    so these are my chicks and they were all born on mothers day....kinda awesome don't you think? I have ten babies [​IMG] but idk what types I have, I know I have two Silkies though.


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    so does any one have an estimate how long it takes for them to start laying?

    also working on building another house so they aren't so crowded any ideas????
     

  2. Kaeta44

    Kaeta44 Chirping

  3. Che

    Che In the Brooder

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    so 20 weeks for fertiles?
     
  4. NonnasBabies

    NonnasBabies Muddy Acre Farms Premium Member

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    Quote:They will only be fertile if you have a roo!!
     
  5. Jeffross1968

    Jeffross1968 Songster

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    Quote:They will only be fertile if you have a roo!!

    And even longer if you have a roo that doesn't appear to know he's a roo [​IMG]
     
  6. Che

    Che In the Brooder

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    I know i have 2 roos so far they won't stop crowing lol
     

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