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EE's definately laying" WHITE" medium EGGS

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by CCCChickenman, Nov 10, 2009.

  1. CCCChickenman

    CCCChickenman Out Of The Brooder

    Aug 26, 2009
    Canon City, CO
    After all the TLC I have given my EE's since their birthday May 01, 09, They started laying 9/11/09, with the rest of our flock of 7 Buff O's 5 RIR and 3-Barred Rox, How delicious the 8-9 eggs are every morning, lots of huge eggs, and plenty of double yolks..But WHY would the EE's both lay WHITE Eggs???
    If I drank beer, I would cry in it....
  2. newchicksnducks

    newchicksnducks Chillin' With My Peeps

    Yeah, isn't it a bummer!?! I bought two "Americaunas", expecting wonderful light blue, possibly green eggs from all three. I have two laying cream colored eggs, and finally one who is laying a greenish colored egg. So much for Americaunas...wish I know then what I know now. I would have searched for a breeder in the area. Now my coop is too full to add any additional birds. Oh well...they still taste great:)
  3. Karrie13

    Karrie13 Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 1, 2009
    I ran into the same thing. I have 5 ee's with only 2 laying blue/green eggs. The other's are a pinkish brown to cream colored. Very disappointing.

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