When do ducks start to lay eggs??

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by ya chick ya, Jun 20, 2009.

  1. ya chick ya

    ya chick ya In the Brooder

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    I have one grown up mallard female and shes at least 4 months if not more prob more but when will whe lay eggs and will she ever cuz i bought ducklings and put them in with her and does she need a male to lay????
     
  2. Mojo Chick'n

    Mojo Chick'n Empress of Chickenville

    They are supposed to be sexually mature around 20 - 24 weeks old - but some ducks are seasonal layers, so yours might not lay even if sexually mature until the following spring.

    meri
     
  3. ya chick ya

    ya chick ya In the Brooder

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    somewhere.. \-_-/
    thx for the info
     
  4. ya chick ya

    ya chick ya In the Brooder

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    somewhere.. \-_-/
    ive got one mallard ond black&white magpie,fawn&white runner,grey swedish,and a black duck
     

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