Color change in eggs

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by jymdhm, Aug 14, 2011.

  1. jymdhm

    jymdhm Out Of The Brooder

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    I have noticed in the last couple of weeks that some of my eggs are changing from a light/med brown to a much lighter color. Why is this happening? I don't know which hen is laying the lighter eggs.
     
  2. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Moderator Staff Member

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    How old are your hens? Sometimes the eggs get lighter because they are getting close to a molt and sometimes it's just a glitch in the paint booth.
     
  3. jymdhm

    jymdhm Out Of The Brooder

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    Oops
     
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