First Welsummer Egg!!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by BellevueOmlet, Aug 31, 2011.

  1. BellevueOmlet

    BellevueOmlet Songster

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    I got my first welsummer egg the other day and the second today!!! Such tiny little cute eggs. Great brown color. SO exciting!!
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  2. butterflygardener

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    I'm really excited for you!!! This year we got four EEs and three Welsummers to add to our flock. The EEs have started laying but we are still waiting on our Wellies. How old are yours?
     
  3. BellevueOmlet

    BellevueOmlet Songster

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    Welsy was born on march 24th so she is 23 weeks old. My Partridge Rock is the same age but without the inique dark color, I cannot tell if she has laid of if the other chickens are laying.
     
  4. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Free Ranging

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    Pretty eggs! Congrats!
     
  5. EweSheep

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    Pretty!
     
  6. debid

    debid Crowing

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    Beautiful!

    I have 3 Welsummers, all 23 weeks with big red combs and wattles and NOT ONE EGG YET! They have to be close, right?
     
  7. Happy Chooks

    Happy Chooks Free Ranging

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    Quote:My welsummers never start before 24 weeks. I have one girl that's 25 weeks and nothing yet.
     
  8. EweSheep

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    Quote:My welsummers never start before 24 weeks. I have one girl that's 25 weeks and nothing yet.

    2x
     
  9. diggergal

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    Nice looking eggs! I have three Welsummers in my flock sounds like they might be the last to start laying but that is OK. A lot of my visitors vote the Welsummers my prettiest pullets. [​IMG]
     
  10. m_shuman

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    I want Welsummers so bad but I need to find someplace where I can only get 2 from. I love their dark brown eggs! So pretty!
     

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