Finding out which chicken lays which egg.

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by jasonmerritt, May 23, 2012.

  1. jasonmerritt

    jasonmerritt In the Brooder

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    Any tips for figuring out which chicken is laying which eggs? Without sitting by the coop all day.
     
  2. groundpecker

    groundpecker Songster

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    Put a bit of food coloring around the vent area of the hens. A different color for each hen.
     
  3. jasonmerritt

    jasonmerritt In the Brooder

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    I'll give that a shot, thanks.
     

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