When do Americana's start to lay?

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by Thechickmama, Dec 2, 2013.

  1. Thechickmama

    Thechickmama Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My Silver laced windotte started laying yesterday and i was so happy it is my fist time having chickens and i have 5 other chickens witch are, 2 old 4 years unknown breed one all black the other looks like a Americana, 1 delaware, 1 buff orphingten, and one Americana all of the ones that aren't 4 are 20 weeks old and counting! I was wondering when a Americana start laying since i'm
    excited for color eggs that aren't brown! So if you could help please respond since i don't know.
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  2. ChickenCanoe

    ChickenCanoe Chicken Obsessed

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    About the same time as other breeds. About 20 weeks in spring and summer. 24-30 weeks in late autumn and winter.
     
  3. Thechickmama

    Thechickmama Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thank you
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