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when do buttercups start to lay eggs

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Garin, Oct 2, 2009.

  1. Garin

    Garin In the Brooder

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    I have 3 buttercup hens that are 16 wks old. At approx. what age can I start to see egg production?

    Thanks.
     

  2. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

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    Mine started at EXACTLY 24 weeks. She was my last chicken to start laying.
     

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