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12 hens and 12 eggs

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Farmer Kitty, Oct 6, 2007.

  1. Farmer Kitty

    Farmer Kitty Flock Mistress

    Sep 18, 2007
    Wisconsin
    Today we recieved twelve eggs from our twelve hens! That is the first time we have had all twelve lay in one day! One prolapsed yesterday and is in hospital and in the dark and still she laid (and is doing well). [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
     
  2. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member 11 Years

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  3. That must feel terrific. Throw the girls a party.
     
  4. texaschickmama

    texaschickmama Songster

    Sep 19, 2007
    Poolville, TX
    one dozen - one day Not too bad. [​IMG]
     
  5. Farmer Kitty

    Farmer Kitty Flock Mistress

    Sep 18, 2007
    Wisconsin
    Thank you!!! It was a great feeling. We had another dozen today. The best part is knowing all the girls are laying and doing well.
     
  6. rooster-red

    rooster-red Here comes the Rooster

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    We have the most today that have been layed here, 12 eggs from 13 hens. ya gotta love a dozen a day. [​IMG]
     
  7. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Crowing Premium Member

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    What are you going to cook with that new dozen eggs?
     
  8. Farmer Kitty

    Farmer Kitty Flock Mistress

    Sep 18, 2007
    Wisconsin
    Quote:Good luck with a baker's dozen!
     
  9. DuckLady

    DuckLady Administrator Staff Member Premium Member 11 Years

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    Awesome! Congrats!
     
  10. Hellebore

    Hellebore In the Brooder

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    When you get an extra dozen, I would highly recommend a homemade angel food cake, which takes 12 whites. I cooked the yolks up for the dogs and fed them to them over a few days.
     

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