9th Annual BYC EHAL - Contest 10 - Farthest shipped Eggs

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  1. ronott1

    ronott1 A chicken will always remember the egg Premium Member Project Manager

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    Farthest shipped eggs Contest!

    Prize: a book of stamps courtesy of @Peep_Show

    For Farthest Shipped Egg

    Folks with shipped eggs, your city/state and the egg shipper's city/state will be needed for the Farthest Shipped Egg Hatched contest. Eggs shipped for the 9th Annual BYC EHAL are eligible. (will allow eggs shipped February to March)

    Post your entry into this thread

    @merc is the winner with eggs shipped 2856 miles! Congratulations!
     
    Last edited: Apr 11, 2018
  2. The Golden Egg5

    The Golden Egg5 Chicken OBSESSED Premium Member

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    I’ve never had any shipped eggs before, but I want to wish everyone luck! Seems like a fun contest! :pop
     
  3. andreanar

    andreanar Overrun With Chickens

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  4. Beer can

    Beer can True BYC Addict

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    This is going to be interesting!
    My eggs only traveled about a 100 feet lol.
     
  5. Dharmachick

    Dharmachick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    How old do they have to be? I had eggs shipped from Florida to WA state, and have one gigantic chocolate Orpington to show for it. She will be a year old in July.

    Do hatchery eggs count?
     
  6. ronott1

    ronott1 A chicken will always remember the egg Premium Member Project Manager

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    That is a long distance!
    The contest is for the 9th EHAL time period so this February and March.
     
  7. ronott1

    ronott1 A chicken will always remember the egg Premium Member Project Manager

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    Yes!
     
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  8. Dharmachick

    Dharmachick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    This Feb 23 I received 16 eggs from Meyer Hatchery in Polk, Ohio. I received them in Washougal, WA. Eleven hatched!:jumpy:clap
    chicks brahma 002.JPG Well, ten of them at least :D I mean the picture had 10 of them, there are still 11.
     
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  9. GAGE

    GAGE Chillin' With My Peeps

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    This hatch I purchased a mix of EE, OE, and SFH shipped to Athens, GA from Unidilla, NY which are progressing well, Seramas out of South James Port, NY that are also doing well and lastly some NN out of Hillsboro, TX that are unfortunately almost a total fail with 5/6 clear.
     
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  10. ViolinPlayer123

    ViolinPlayer123 Flock Master

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    A little bit confused...do they eggs have to be in the HAL? I set some a week before the HAL time. Can I enter those?
     
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