EE's first egg!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by KCNC06, Jan 24, 2010.

  1. KCNC06

    KCNC06 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I went out to collect eggs this morning and was surprised by a blue/green egg! Just when I thought our EE wasn't ready to lay yet...she sure proved me wrong!! (The white egg is from our Leghorn.)

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    Now we have four hens that are laying, two are only laying every other day. I'm guessing the EE will probably be an every-other-day girl for a while too.
     
  2. Bantimna

    Bantimna Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 29, 2009
    South Africa
    [​IMG] Congrats!
     
  3. fldiver97

    fldiver97 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 5, 2009
    Middleton, WI
    [​IMG] congrats!! Pretty egg....[​IMG]
     
  4. kimboolah

    kimboolah Chillin' With My Peeps

    Yay! Beautiful egg![​IMG]
     
  5. FortWorthChicks

    FortWorthChicks Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 21, 2009
    Fort Worth
    very pretty!! Congrats!!!! [​IMG]
     
  6. ranchhand

    ranchhand Rest in Peace 1956-2011

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    [​IMG] Doesn't it feel great? Congratulations!

    My EEs started at 16 weeks, I was amazed, and laid quite regularly right from the beginning.
     
  7. gvntofly05

    gvntofly05 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] Yay! Congrats!

    My EE's are 18 weeks today! So I could get my first egg any day now!
     
  8. M To The Maxx

    M To The Maxx Baseball+Girls=Life

    Jul 24, 2009
    Lutz,FL
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  9. crazyhen

    crazyhen Overrun With Chickens

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    Every- other -day, not my EE's I get 3 eggs a day from three hens 5 days a week then i'll get one then two the next day and two the next.. Mine appear to be really good layers thus far. I got mine from Mt healthy hat. and I have one blue layer and two green ones of different shades. This is my first time with EE's. Gloria Jean
     
  10. ginbart

    ginbart Overrun With Chickens

    Mar 9, 2008
    Bloomsburg, PA
    [​IMG] Way to go EE. [​IMG]

    I lost my last EE to a red tailed hawk. Keep a watch on her. It couldn't pick up my RIR's but got my last EE. [​IMG]
     

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