got my first eggs today!!!!!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by TK Poultry, Sep 9, 2009.

  1. TK Poultry

    TK Poultry Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 25, 2009
    Greencastle, Indiana
    one of my NHR's has been laying steadily again after a molt and now i have 1 more NHR pullet laying a BR hen laying now and one or two EE's i got like 6 eggs today i was extatic to go from none to 6 in like two weeks omg i was excited!!!!!!!
     
  2. trilyn

    trilyn Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 13, 2009
    East Syracuse
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  3. TK Poultry

    TK Poultry Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 25, 2009
    Greencastle, Indiana
    i no right have you ever felt that feeling....but the only thing is one of the EE's lays brown eggs i was kinda bumed but i think she laid two because they were both brown b/c she is a faverolle mix but prob one is from yesterday and i missed it
     
  4. trilyn

    trilyn Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 13, 2009
    East Syracuse
    Ohhh, don't tell me that! I have 4 EE's getting ready to lay soon and am expecting green/blue eggs from them-to not get them would be a real letdown!! I hope she switches "paint cans" and starts spraying blue for you soon!! lol [​IMG]
     
  5. lunkerchicken

    lunkerchicken Chillin' With My Peeps

    Congratulations!!! How big are they?
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  6. TK Poultry

    TK Poultry Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 25, 2009
    Greencastle, Indiana
    Quote:i guess its just the luck of the draw i was kinda let down but hey but the rest im expect pretty eggs from b/c i have a 50/50 ameraucana cochin mix she looks like an ameraucana with no tail and leg feathers!!!!

    Congratulations!!! How big are they?

    not very i would catagorize them as small but my NHR's are at least mediums!!!​
     
  7. Skitz

    Skitz Skitz15k

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    Congrats!!! its always exciting when you get your first eggs [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
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  8. TK Poultry

    TK Poultry Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 25, 2009
    Greencastle, Indiana
    Quote:i no but these arent my first eggs ever just from some hens but ya i was giddy!!!!
     
  9. TK Poultry

    TK Poultry Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 25, 2009
    Greencastle, Indiana
    just an update one of my EE hens layed like an XL egg today!!!

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    these are the eggs laid this week and i have one more in another carton

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    and this is my XL egg i got from my EE pen! the order of eggs in the pic from Left to Right is EE, NHR, BR, EE
     

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