9 eggs!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by first time farmer, May 17, 2009.

  1. first time farmer

    first time farmer Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I got 9 eggs from 10 hens! I am so excited. This is the most eggs i have ever gotten. I just wanted to tell people who know how i feel lol
     
  2. crazyhen

    crazyhen Overrun With Chickens

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    Oh! that is exciting. I got 5 from five a few days and now they are down to 3 and 4. I fuss and tell them some are slackers now. LOL they are pretty though. I can barely wait until my other 8 are old enough to lay. Gloria Jean
     
  3. bargain

    bargain Love God, Hubby & farm Premium Member

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    whooo hooo!!!!!

    It's time for a 12 egg pound cake!!! cONGRAts
     
  4. first time farmer

    first time farmer Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Update!

    10 from 10 and 3 barred rock hens almost 8 weeks old should be laying by mid-end summer. I am so excited! I cant wait to start selling eggs!

    Now I can officially call my farm Highland organic Poultry farm or Cashin Organic Farm I cant decide which! lol
     
  5. ghulst

    ghulst Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I got 15 from 15 hens the last 3 days. I have 3 Isa Browns that have only missed 3 ggs since Jan 1 and all eggs are jumbos.
     
  6. redoak

    redoak Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Congrats [​IMG]
     
  7. K-Chick

    K-Chick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I got 15 eggs from 14 hens!!....ok so I missed an egg the day before. haha
     
  8. OKbirdwatcher

    OKbirdwatcher Out Of The Brooder

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    Quote:Good for you, first time farmer!!! It is a thrill! [​IMG]

    I got 9 from 10 hens (pullets)...once.[​IMG]

    Most of the time I get 5-8 a day. Beautiful eggs. I love my girls.[​IMG]
     
  9. OKbirdwatcher

    OKbirdwatcher Out Of The Brooder

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    That's why I can't resist checking the nest boxes just one more time when I close them up for the night. Ya neva know.
     
  10. Big Red Hen

    Big Red Hen Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Oh my goodness![​IMG] 12 eggs...it should be called an "egg" cake using that many eggs....[​IMG]
     

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