Will I ever get an egg?? :(

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by NewfieMom, Oct 5, 2013.

  1. NewfieMom

    NewfieMom Out Of The Brooder

    Aug 29, 2013
    Beautiful East Texas
    I have 2 buff orpingtons and 3 barred rocks who are all 25 weeks old, give or take a day or two depending on the chicken. I have yet to see an egg!
    I live in East Texas so they did their maturing during the hot summer. And I had coyotes rob me of 3 hens and 5 roosters just a few weeks ago. Could the heat and traumatic experience have led to delayed laying?
  2. cackleberrycam

    cackleberrycam Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 28, 2013
    Your hens might not be laying for these reasons:
    -Undiscovered nest
    -Undiscovered pest
    -Improper nutrition

    Good luck![​IMG]

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