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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by rossouw, May 26, 2011.

  1. rossouw

    rossouw Hatching

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    This might sound silly do hens lay eggs in the winter?
    & do hens lay eghs well shareing a coop with a rooster?
     

  2. gamebirdsonly

    gamebirdsonly Crowing

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    Yes and yes.
    hens will slow down in the winter and some will not lay until they get more light just depends on the breed.
     
  3. YYZ

    YYZ Songster

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    My hens lay all year round and i dont even put a light in the house. I also have a rooster. So thats my answers. Hello from Maine !

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  4. rossouw

    rossouw Hatching

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    Hi! Thanks im new to this i do not even know what hen & rooster we have.
    Never had chickens befor. We. Feed them maize grain. Earth worms
    is that all right to give them?
     
  5. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Crowing

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    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from Ohio. So glad you joined. Good advice given. [​IMG]
     
  6. ghillie

    ghillie Hen Pecked

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  7. Attack Chicken

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    [​IMG] from Indiana!!!! [​IMG]
     

  8. Chickencoop1996

    Chickencoop1996 Songster

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  9. Luckytaz

    Luckytaz Songster

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    Welcome, from Minnesota.
     
  10. b.hromada

    b.hromada Flock Mistress

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