Waiting for first egg!
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That first egg can seem to take forever but it's so exciting when it comes! Don't forget to take a picture of it
I have 3x 18 week (on Monday) hens (barred rock, buff orp, and EE) and 3x 21 week hens (light brahma, welsummer, and cuckoo marans). I am "patiently" awaiting my first egg...
Adw11 your birds look great!
Good luck to all of you waiting for your first egg!
Edited by orion141 - 12/5/15 at 10:19am
Good prize for winning!
Congratulations, what a beautiful olive colored egg!
I have 8 I'm waiting on
16 weeks old
buff orpington (buttercup)
Golden comet (cinnamon)
Barred rock (pansy)
2 EEs (rainbow and skittles)
then I have a CCL/Swedish flower mix that is 19 weeks; She is sporting a huge red comb and wattles.
dying here checking the nest boxes every hour or so. Now they are just teasing me. Caught Buttercup sitting in the nest box tonight just before roosting time. everyone else was on the roost. UGH hurry up already!!!