Whatcha think?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by dadof4, Dec 14, 2008.

  1. dadof4

    dadof4 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have a buff orp. that is about eight months old now and still nothing. Comb and wattles still kinda small. Very big and pretty, but no eggs. She eats 16 perc. pellets like the rest. To stew or not to stew-that is the question.
     
  2. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    Some hens will not lay this time of year. Delayed laying is often seen in larger fowl. Techinacally she is not mature until around 1 year. I would wait and see what she is doing around March.
     
  3. dadof4

    dadof4 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thanks for the reply. I'm sure my girl really thanks you.
     
  4. katrinag

    katrinag Chillin' With My Peeps

    My buff brahma that was hatched the end of April is still not laying:( So it takes time.
     
  5. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

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    Out of 16 brahma hens, I have two that are not yet laying and they are 8 months, 1 week old.
     

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