Hens start laying eggs when they're 4-5 months old. It also depends on the breed because leghorns can start laying eggs at 3-4 months old while others like Rhode Island Reds have to be 6-7 months old before they can produce any.
a chicken need a rooster to fertilize it's sex cell whatever it is A chicken can lay an egg without a rooster but the egg can never be hatched. If the egg is fertilized then the egg is able to hatch.
Yes, you need a rooster/cockeral to fertilise the hen then she will lay a feritlised egg and sit on it for 3 weeks
No a male chicken cannot lay an egg.
Well, this one is easy. A chicken lays a chicken egg. Any rumors that a chicken would lay a duck egg are just false...only ducks lay duck eggs. The eggs chickens lay are always chicken eggs.
A chicken can lay an egg without a rooster. Those eggs are the ones we eat. When a chicken lays and egg with the rooster involved, the egg will hatch to become a chick.
When Farmer John's chicken would not lay an egg, he showed the chicken an egg sample. This is a well known joke.
They lay eggs, because they want to.
A bad egg
Usually, a hen will lay an egg six months after it has hatched.
You can guess what color egg a chicken will lay today if you know the color it laid yesterday. It will be the same.
All chicken can lay egg but not a fertile egg.
a person scared it and it got to egg-cited
They are two different slots in the rear of a chicken. One for poop one for eggs. the egg start small, it gets bigger and bigger till the chicken lays it.
people who support McCain need to suck an egg and lay a freaking chicken. IN YOUR FACES.
it might be because the chicken is too old, sterility................
because it wants to
One at a time,,,,
The actual formation of the egg inside the chicken takes about 24 hours, but when they sit down to lay the egg it can take anywhere from 15 minutes to a couple of hours.
Egg Peritonitis and Salmonella are the two diseases that can cause a chicken to lay a bloody egg shell.
No it does not. It will still lay eggs, they will just not be fertilized. They will never hatch.
Can a chicken reproduce without a rooster? The answer is NO, however, a hen will lay eggs, but a rooster is needed to fertilize the egg in order for it to hatch into a baby chicken.,
They lay eggs just the same, but they wont hatch.