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better eggs??

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by thebanthams, Nov 28, 2011.

  1. thebanthams

    thebanthams Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Those commercial says their eggs got "better", what do the give to chickens to make their eggs better?
     
  2. Nikki82

    Nikki82 Out Of The Brooder

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    I've always heard that the best eggs come from happy chooks.[​IMG]
     
  3. Fred's Hens

    Fred's Hens Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

    Better feed. Of course, this is in the mind and in the opinion of the company.
     
  4. WoodlandWoman

    WoodlandWoman Overrun With Chickens

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    You can change the fatty acid profile to make it more healthy if you feed up to 10% flax seed. You can change the fatty acid profile to make it healthier, reduce cholesterol, increase several vitamins, improve flavor and get a more colorful yolk if you free range or pasture them. For chickens that are confined to a run, you can feed grasses, dark leafy greens, sprouts that have greened up or wheat grass.
     
  5. clairabean

    clairabean Chillin' With My Peeps

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    'Better' trademark, not better as in gooder. [​IMG]
     
  6. thebanthams

    thebanthams Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I think home raised chickens that are are spoiled rotten, and makes better eggs!! than store bought eggs !! [​IMG]
     
  7. peterlund

    peterlund Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Better for them if you buy them? But I can say for sure NOTHING is better than an egg from a chicken YOU fed and nurtured... That I guarantee!!!
     
  8. BlazeJester

    BlazeJester Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Once you see the yolk of a chicken you raised, you will never ever believe a word about healthy, happy chickens laying eggs that you buy in a grocery store.
     
  9. TroutsChicks

    TroutsChicks Fluffy Stuffins

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    down with store bought eggs! As soon as they learn how to "make" eggs they will, just like how them are making stem cell meat..look it up. gross stuff.
     

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