Chickens are low-maintenance, fun, and provide delicious eggs! However, like all animals, they still need proper care in order to stay healthy and happy.
The average chicken will lay around 200 eggs per year. However, most chickens will lay between 1-5 eggs per day, with some breeds laying closer to 7 per week.
However, many factors can affect how many eggs a chicken lays in a day, such as a breed, age, health, housing, and season.
Read on to learn more about what affects a chicken's egg-laying abilities and how you can ensure your chickens are laying as many eggs as possible.