when do hens lay eggs?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Chickensfan, Jun 27, 2016.

  1. Chickensfan

    Chickensfan Chillin' With My Peeps

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    hi everyone, I was just wondering, when do hens usually lay eggs? mine are about three months and i was wondering when i should start building nesting boxes....
     
  2. CB78

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    Most usually start laying when they are 5-6 months old. Sometimes it is later. Also, when they start the eggs are usually smaller than the eggs they will lay later in life.

    -CB78
     
  3. Chickensfan

    Chickensfan Chillin' With My Peeps

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    thanks and another question...can you please read my thread "My Chicken Has A White Tongue!"? because i need help with that.
     
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    Sure
     
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  5. Chickensfan

    Chickensfan Chillin' With My Peeps

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    thank you!
     

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