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When do they start laying?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by watchdogps, Aug 18, 2011.

  1. watchdogps

    watchdogps Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have some pullets, about 12 weeks old. Six are supposed to be japanese bantam crosses (although I'm pretty sure two of thse are actually roos), and two are barred rock crosses. When might I see eggs?
     
  2. Nicole01

    Nicole01 Overrun With Chickens

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    At around 20 weeks of age. I just got my first egg a few days ago from my 23 week old RIR.[​IMG]

    Good luck and I hope your first egg comes early.[​IMG]
     
  3. Fowl_Odor002

    Fowl_Odor002 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    six months old is the usual rule
     
  4. watchdogps

    watchdogps Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ok, thanks! I dont why I had 16 weeks in my head. Probably just being impatient!
     

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