When would a Barred rock start laying eggs

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Joecola123, Aug 7, 2009.

  1. Joecola123

    Joecola123 In the Brooder

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    hi i would like to no when barred rocks start laying?
     
  2. LovinMyPeeps

    LovinMyPeeps Sees Wine Dots

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    My girls are 20 weeks and no eggs yet, so I'd like to see what others say too!
     
  3. Joecola123

    Joecola123 In the Brooder

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    yea mine are only 6 weeks old but i herd they are supposed to start laying pretty early like 18 weeks and i wanted to see what other people said
     
  4. beerguzzler

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    Mine started laying at 25 weeks
     
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  5. barredcountrycoop

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    I've got 4 hens that are 19 weeks, no eggs yet. 24-25 weeks seems to be the average answer I've gotten to that question.
     
  6. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Free Ranging

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    Mine started at 23 weeks. See my Holy cow thread. That egg came from my BR.
     
  7. Joecola123

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    My BRs are going to be laying sooner then my cochins then and they are like 7 weeks younger lolz
     
  8. Ours both started at 23 weeks.
     
  9. OCChicken

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    Just got our first egg from one of our BR's at 16.5 weeks.
     
  10. shawnm2639

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    Just got my first egg from my 10 BR's only 24 weeks old lol . Thought is was the weather but I see its normal for them to be that old.
     

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