Winter lighting for the laying flock

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by EmsoffLambs, Oct 26, 2007.

  1. EmsoffLambs

    EmsoffLambs Out Of The Brooder

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    I read in my chicken book that layers need 16 hours of daylight to lay. My girls are at about 20 weeks old with no eggs. Should I be increasing their "day length" if I want to get eggs before spring?
     
  2. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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  3. EmsoffLambs

    EmsoffLambs Out Of The Brooder

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    Thank you, that was just what I need to know. :)
     

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