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Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by gjoyner, Sep 23, 2009.

  1. gjoyner

    gjoyner Chillin' With My Peeps

    Ok, my chickens are 20 weeks old and have not started laying yet, but its september. I was wondering if they will lay in the winter?
    Will i get like 2 eggs and than they will stop once it gets too cold?
     
  2. Rare Feathers Farm

    Rare Feathers Farm Overrun With Chickens

    Mine (first chickens, 2006) were hatched in July (light brahmas) and started laying in Feb. It was REALLY cold and the eggs would freeze. They laid best in cooler temps and stopped when it got really hot out...

    Now, depending on the breed, weather, time of day and wind (LOL just joking)--they will all lay differently...
     
  3. gjoyner

    gjoyner Chillin' With My Peeps

    haha i got to the time of day part and thought,"Oh no! what the hell kind of animal is this!"
    you are funny!
    thanks for your input
     

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