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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by brimo, Mar 25, 2017.

  1. brimo

    brimo New Egg

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    My chicken eggs are very pale in colour can someone help please. ?
     
  2. pallas

    pallas Out Of The Brooder

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    it is probably a nutrition issue i would try and give them some more plants and vegetables. as long as the shell on the eggs are not to thin there probably OK
     
  3. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Greetings from Kansas, Brimo, and [​IMG]! Pleased you joined our community! I agree with pallas - usually a little greenery brightens up the yolks. Best wishes and thanks for joining BYC!!
     
  4. QueenMisha

    QueenMisha Queen of the Coop

    Welcome to BYC! It's great to have you.

    Yes, yolk color is very nutritionally based. It doesn't necessarily always mean POOR nutrition, but usually results from lack of variety. Try offering the birds some green foods. Certain yellow substances, e.g. corn or marigold extract, can also pass that color onto the yolks.
     
  5. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC - you have some great advice already so I'll just say hello!

    All the best
    CT
     
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  7. Teila

    Teila Bambrook Bantams Premium Member

    G’Day from down under brimo [​IMG] Welcome!

    As you have already received some great advice, I will just wish you all the best.

    I hope you enjoy being a BYC member. There are lots of friendly and very helpful folks here so not only is it overflowing with useful information it is also a great place to make friends and have some fun.

    If you would like to share pictures and stories of your flock, you have come to the right place. BYC’ers never tire of these and do not back away slowly or commence eye rolling when the photo album or home videos come out [​IMG]
     
  8. N F C

    N F C Home in WY Premium Member

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    It's nice to have you here!
     

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