Double yolk Question f

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by 2468Chickensrgr8, Nov 12, 2007.

  1. 2468Chickensrgr8

    2468Chickensrgr8 Songster

    Nov 7, 2007
    Ontario
    Hello I was wondering do certain breeds of Chickens produce double yolk eggs or is it just a lucky"golden egg"Is the chicken usually older or younger when this happens? thanks [​IMG]
     
  2. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Crowing Premium Member

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    Some hens do lay consistant double yolks but it is rare. Most double yolk producers are young pullets who are just starting up the plumbing for laying.
     

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