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The first egg laid by the youngest hen competition!

Discussion in 'Quail' started by Hoppelchen, Jun 9, 2011.

  1. Hoppelchen

    Hoppelchen In the Brooder

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    I bid 40 days, laid by a golden giant hen, it was proper size too, 13gms.

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  2. Denninmi

    Denninmi Songster

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    Last year, the first batch of Coturnix I hatched and raised started laying at around the 5 1/2 week mark as well, which is roughly the same as yours, don't remember the exact # of days. The eggs were kind of small, though.
     
  3. MobyQuail

    MobyQuail c. giganticus

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    I got one yesterday and another today. The birds were born May 1, 2, 3. Makes them 39, 40, 41 days old? crazy...
     

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