I bought 8 chickens a couple weeks ago from a farmer who raises chickens to sell. He told me they were 22 weeks old which would make them 24 week old now ! I'm to the barn with them no less than 4 times a day talking to them and Interacting with them so thy will get used to me ! They should be laying by now shouldn't they from every thing I've read and researched they should have already started laying! Help please what is goin on! 2 Rhode Island reds an 6 red sex links!