Black Copper Marans Eggs

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by Suskm, Feb 3, 2015.

  1. Suskm

    Suskm Out Of The Brooder

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    I have some new layers, Black and Blue Copper Marans. One of them is giving me a beautiful mahogany egg that would grade really high on the desirable color scale but the texture of the egg shell is weird. Instead of being smooth it's a matt color and texture of the shell feels as though it was rolled in super fine sand. Does this seem like it might be a nutrition issue? Is she missing something in her diet? What do you think about this?
     

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