Can a chicken lay two eggs a day? Yes! A chicken can lay two eggs a day, however it is uncommon. Jan 23, 2020

one egg Egg-laying chickens lay up to one egg per day at their peak. But how do chickens lay eggs? And how often do chickens lay eggs? The process takes 24 – 26 hours per egg.

Because eggshells are so high in calcium themselves, laying hens need to consume a substantial amount of supplemental calcium to lay hard, healthy eggs with firm shells. Chickens may eat eggs if they aren’t getting enough calcium elsewhere. Sep 23, 2020