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Discussion in 'Quail' started by dadsdeercamp, Dec 13, 2011.

  1. dadsdeercamp

    dadsdeercamp Say goodnight gracie

    Sep 24, 2010
    Mora MN.
    start to lay? mine are 8 weeks now and no eggs.
     
  2. shelleyd2008

    shelleyd2008 the bird is the word

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    They start any time after 8 weeks old. Sometimes they'll start a little earlier (6-ish weeks), but mine have almost always started at 8-10 weeks.
     
  3. The Critter Place

    The Critter Place Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 13, 2011
    Tucson, Az.
    Mine was pokey! 15 weeks before her first egg. [​IMG]
     

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