when do they start laying

Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by brewman, Mar 16, 2009.

  1. brewman

    brewman New Egg

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    Mar 16, 2009
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    how old do they need to be when they start laying I have forgotten.
     
  2. mrsengeseth

    mrsengeseth Chillin' With My Peeps

    in general 20 weeks or more.
     
  3. Chicken Fruit

    Chicken Fruit Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 25, 2009
    Echo Homestead
    4-6 months depending on the breed.

    production birds usually lay at about 4months and change, big giants take a little longer.
     
  4. brewman

    brewman New Egg

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    thanks they are Rhode Island Reds
     

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