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When do ducks

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by luvchicks8, Aug 24, 2010.

  1. luvchicks8

    luvchicks8 Songster

    Jul 1, 2009
    new Hampshire
    Start to lay there eggs in particular muscovy ducks. Mine about 51/2 months old now so there still to young.

  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

    May 3, 2009
    New Jersey
    This years birds (muscovies) will probably start laying next spring. Muscovies are not egg laying machines like some of the mallard derived breeds which have been selected for that trait.
  3. Birdcrazy

    Birdcrazy Songster

    Dec 21, 2009
    Mine started laying 6-7 months but some are earlier. My scovies don't lay seasonal or anything... just when they aren't molting really, but not sure if thats what to expect.

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