First Eggs!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by spiffwilkie, Jul 20, 2011.

  1. spiffwilkie

    spiffwilkie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It seems so cheesy, but I'm excited (egg-cited?). My wife went to the coop this afternoon and found our first two eggs. Sweet! Edit: Whoops! Just saw the first egg sticky....
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  2. gamebirdsonly

    gamebirdsonly Overrun With Chickens

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    Nice looking eggs [​IMG] are those welsummer eggs?
     
  3. spiffwilkie

    spiffwilkie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Black Copper Marans, I do believe.
     
  4. mtnhens4

    mtnhens4 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] [​IMG] Congratulations!!! which of your hens do you suppose layed them? and how old are your hens? Mine are 21 wks old and no eggs yet. I have 1 BR, 1 RIR and 2 BO.[​IMG]
     
  5. spiffwilkie

    spiffwilkie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The Black Copper Marans is ~21 - 22 weeks. The BO, JBG, and RIR are about 17 weeks, and the LOs are only ~6 weeks.
     
  6. farmerinKC

    farmerinKC Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Those are some nice looking eggs!!! [​IMG]
     
  7. ButtersMama

    ButtersMama Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Beautiful!!
    May I ask..what is in the background??
     
  8. spiffwilkie

    spiffwilkie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:Chicken placemat [​IMG]
     
  9. ButtersMama

    ButtersMama Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Very cute!!...................lucky! [​IMG]

    We got our first egg today too - I UNDERSTAND your excitement [​IMG]
     
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  10. colebarnhart

    colebarnhart Chillin' With My Peeps

    Congrats!!!!!!!!
     

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