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Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by sky king, Jun 17, 2011.

  1. sky king

    sky king Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 25, 2011
    Rome GA
    My chikens r Bout 3 months an 3 weeks old. About when will they start laying Cause daddy is ready for some fresh eggs [​IMG]
  2. mljohnson05

    mljohnson05 Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 16, 2011
    Hard to tell...really depends on the individual chick... I have seen as early as 16 weeks and as late as 8-10 months [​IMG]
  3. ChicKat

    ChicKat Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

    My barred Rock pullets started at 6-months....so if yours do the same, that would give you 2-months and 1-week to wait on them.

    seems like a long time---but so worth the wait.
  4. HEChicken

    HEChicken Overrun With Chickens

    Aug 12, 2009
    BuCo, KS
    My Coop
    Somewhere between 5-6 months is most common, so you've a few weeks to wait yet. Once it does happen it will seem remarkable that in just 5 months a chicken can go from being IN an egg to LAYING that same egg.
  5. sky king

    sky king Out Of The Brooder

    Apr 25, 2011
    Rome GA
    Yea I'm blown away an the hole chicken thing I didn't think I couldent get atached like I am. I love all my gurls but my little barred rocks are my reall sweethearts I mean they cme runnin to me an every thing Now just need eggs lol but I can wait :) cause when they do they do start Layin it's Goin to be fun

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