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Good news bad news

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by DaveK88, Jul 27, 2011.

  1. DaveK88

    DaveK88 Out Of The Brooder

    Mar 23, 2011
    Killingly Ct.
    Good news: We got our fist egg yesterday. Bad news: It must have rolled out of the nest box because I found it on the coop floor broken. But i have fixed that problem and hopefully no more will be rolling out. But at least the egg laying has begun and with any luck we will be eating egg sandwiches very soon.
  2. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

    Jun 28, 2011
    Rep of Ireland
    Oh,bad luck! Hope it goes well from now on.
  3. geekgurl

    geekgurl Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 15, 2010
    Dallas, TX
    Congrats on your first egg! [​IMG] I am still waiting for mine. My girls are at 20 weeks.
  4. Denninmi

    Denninmi Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 26, 2009
    If that ever happens again, be sure to clean it up ASAP. If they get into the habit of eating their own eggs, its a bugger to get them to quit. Some are so addicted to the taste that the only way to stop them is the soup pot.

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