Drop in Egg Production

Our friend Rip Stalvey shared this graphic on his The Poultry Team’s Coop Coach page.

“As your laying hens age how much will their egg production drop each year? Here’s a handy chart that will give you an idea.” Of course there are always exceptions to the rule, but this is a general guideline for production birds. And of course some families of exhibition birds don’t hold up quite as well.