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chickens moulting

Postby Kevin » Thu Oct 01, 2009 7:36 am

Hello to all

I have 24 chickens 10 RR and 14 Barred Rocks. They have just about stopped laying and seem to be moulting.
My question is about how long does this last? Was getting 16- 20 eggs a day now getting 2 - 3 eggs a day

thank you
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Re: chickens moulting

Postby beaconlight » Thu Oct 01, 2009 8:00 pm

Kevin read this.; i think the Author is in the southern hemisphere. The happenings are the same just the name of the month changes.
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