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how to find out which chicken is laying which egg

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I have 6 different breeds of chickens I have a a RIR,Black Australorp,New Hampshire Red,Red Star,Buff Orpingtonand a Blue Andulusian but I know she lays white eggs but the thing I am wondering about is I have one that lays a real big egg and I thought it was my RIR and I really don't know if someone could help me find out which chicken is laying which egg I would really like it very much thank you.

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I found out by watching mine
I am the only rooster in this hen house!!!

I am a pool guy! If you need swimming pool work done I would love to see your chickens!!!!
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I am the only rooster in this hen house!!!

I am a pool guy! If you need swimming pool work done I would love to see your chickens!!!!
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Three ways observe, separate, trap nest boxes.  Observing means you have to be present nearly all the time they are laying.  Separating you can put one in a cage until it lays.  With trap nests you have to build the box and be there every couple of hours to let them out and collect the egg. 

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