when does a hen stop laying?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by missychicky, Jul 3, 2010.

  1. missychicky

    missychicky Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My chickens are all just over a year old. What I want to know is how long it will be untill I have to get more chickens to still get eggs. When does a hen stop laying? when does a hen start slowing down? when is their peak of production?
     
  2. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

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