Started laying today

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by sugarbush, Feb 14, 2009.

  1. sugarbush

    sugarbush Chillin' With My Peeps

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    One of our barred rock pullets from meyer hatchery started laying today, took 32 weeks which is a lot longer than our EEs which started at 25 weeks.
     
  2. Master S.M.C

    Master S.M.C Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hooray, my birds will take 10 month to a year before they lay
     
  3. partimer

    partimer Out Of The Brooder

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    Hey; this new bee would like to know which breed is the fastest to start laying??? What I want is some quick results for sustaining efforts. thanx
     
  4. Debi214

    Debi214 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My cochin started at 18 weeks and my silver laced wyandottes started at 22 weeks.
     
  5. sugarbush

    sugarbush Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I think the hybrids like red sexlink start the earliest.
     

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