time to lay a egg?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by henryhoe, Aug 26, 2011.

  1. henryhoe

    henryhoe Chillin' With My Peeps

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    How long does a chicken take to lay a egg?
     
  2. momofchicks

    momofchicks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    do you mean how old does a chicken need to be? Anywhere from 16 weeks to 25 weeks old. Do you mean how often? Once a day, takes about 24 hours for the next egg to be ready. Do you mean how long once in the nesting box? About 5 minutes or less.
     

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