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FINALLY! First eggs from Mel, the black sex links!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by lengel, Oct 25, 2008.

  1. lengel

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    Holy cow! One of the Mels layed the first egg today! I am so relieved. This is the first group of pullets that I raised from chickhood so I thought that I had messed up. The egg is beautiful though and I am happy, happy, happy!
     
  2. Pupsnpullets

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    Wah hoo!!! So what's ya gunna do with it?? Eat it, blow it, set it out and admire it? My first egg was photographed and displayed until a few more arrived, then savoured in a delicous omelete!
     
  3. chickenma

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    Im happy for you [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  4. lengel

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    Quote:It's so funny that you said that. I actually did set it aside and for some reason I could pick it out of a pail of eggs.

    We'll have to see what the days to come bring!
     

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