Why are my ducks not laying any eggs??

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by Hannaberry, Nov 10, 2012.

  1. Hannaberry

    Hannaberry Out Of The Brooder

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    I have 3 girl ducks and they are about 8 mounths old. I can't find out why they are not laying.
    Help!!
     
  2. CelticOaksFarm

    CelticOaksFarm Family owned, family run

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    what breed?
    Where are you located?
    What are you feeding?
     
  3. Hannaberry

    Hannaberry Out Of The Brooder

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    They are Khaki Campbells. I feed them Organic grain. we live in IN indiana.
     
  4. CelticOaksFarm

    CelticOaksFarm Family owned, family run

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    organic grain, no layer feed?
     
  5. Hannaberry

    Hannaberry Out Of The Brooder

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    Yes we feed them layer feed.
     
  6. CelticOaksFarm

    CelticOaksFarm Family owned, family run

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    ok, so they were March 2012 hatch Khaki Campbells, fed layer feed. Are they caged/penned or free range?
     
  7. wildpeas

    wildpeas Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Could it be that they are hiding their eggs? Are you sure they are girls?
     
  8. Crafty-Duck

    Crafty-Duck Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I once found a nest of 20 eggs my duck had hidden! Look around!
     
  9. TallChickMagnet

    TallChickMagnet Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I know that chickens slow down or stop laying in the winter due to there being less light, maybe ducks are the same way. What I do is add extra light in the morning hours with a light on a timer.
     
  10. Crafty-Duck

    Crafty-Duck Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My Muscovy duck layed year round.
     

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