How Many Eggs Does a Hen Lay Each Day?


A hen can only lay one single egg every day and at the most seven eggs per week; however, most chickens lay fewer eggs. In general, majority of the standard breeds of chickens lay between 180 and 320 eggs a year for their first year of laying eggs.
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A hen will normally lay one egg most days. If it is a commercial layer, bred specially for egg laying, it can give you up to 300 eggs per year. Other breeds of hen tend to give somewhat
A hen can lay 250-270 eggs per year, not quite one per day. Thanks for using ChaCha!
A hen lays one egg at a time. · It takes 26 hours for the hen to make an
I have really enjoyed raising buff orpingtons, they are really a quality chicken. They will lay an egg almost every day, if not every other.
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The female chicken usually lays one egg after every 25 hours, which is equivalent to a maximum of seven eggs a week. The rate at which the eggs are laid is however dependent on the time of the year, the breed of the hen, the diet of the hen as well as its age.
A chicken lays one egg in a day, and can do so for a whole year.
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