Egg Size

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by cherylcohen, Dec 24, 2009.

  1. cherylcohen

    cherylcohen The Omelet Ranch

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    Is there a chart that shows weights for each size of egg?
     
  2. cherylcohen

    cherylcohen The Omelet Ranch

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    oops nevermind found this on wikipedia, in case anyone else needs to know

    Modern Sizes (USA)

    Jumbo
    Greater than 2.5 oz. or 71 g

    Very Large or Extra-Large (XL)
    Greater than 2.25 oz. or 64 g

    Large (L)
    Greater than 2 oz. or 57 g

    Medium (M)
    Greater than 1.75 oz. or 50 g

    Small (S)
    Greater than 1.5 oz. or 43 g

    Peewee
    Greater than 1.25 oz. or 35 g
     
  3. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

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  4. cherylcohen

    cherylcohen The Omelet Ranch

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    thanks that's a great site

    I just collected a pretty blue/green egg. 2 1/8 oz!
     
  5. gritsar

    gritsar Cows, Chooks & Impys - OH MY!

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    Quote:Awesome! Congrats! [​IMG]
     
  6. Bantimna

    Bantimna Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 29, 2009
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    Thank you so much, I needed that to answer my dad's "How do eggs get classed"?
     

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