Double yolkers -- love to share those

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by jtbrown, Nov 4, 2011.

  1. jtbrown

    jtbrown Chillin' With My Peeps

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    When my chickens first started laying, I gobbled those double yolkers and would never share with others.

    Now, I have matured and double yolks bring flash bang smiles from all of my customers, so I hardly ever let them get eaten at home now. Anyone else found this to be true? I mean, they go crazy about the "bonus" they got.

    Not all of my EE are laying yet, so as each girl pitches in to start laying, we have gotten quite a few double yolks! I will miss it when they all get in the groove!
     
  2. LilBizzy

    LilBizzy Chicken Storyteller

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    I know exactly what you mean. It was still exciting for me to find eggs everyday, so I let the customers have the joy of finding the surprise of a double yolk.
    It actually turned out to be good business because they would share the excitement of getting a double yolk, which made other want to buy.
     
  3. annep

    annep Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My children would fight over the double yolkers! Now, anytime my 3yo sees a big egg, he insists that it's a double yolker...
     
  4. JodyJo

    JodyJo Chillin' With My Peeps

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    gave one to my sister, who lives 5 hours away, the next day I got a picture text...blueberry muffins and in the middle of the mix, my double yolker! She had to share!!

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