got our first egg yesterday

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by richnchicks, Jul 23, 2008.

  1. richnchicks

    richnchicks Out Of The Brooder

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    Mar 30, 2008
    weatherford, tx.
    our black australorps were 17 weeks 6 days old yesterday. got one great egg finally. just like Christmas!!!
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    rich
     
  2. BearSwampChick

    BearSwampChick Chicken Sensei

    Jan 10, 2008
    Marysville, OH
    Congratulations! That looks delicious frying up in the pan. How was it? And who got to eat it? [​IMG] [​IMG]
     
  3. miss_jayne

    miss_jayne Lady_Jayne

    Jun 26, 2008
    Columbiaville, MI
    yeaaa! beautiful and good size too! very fun! now it's gonna be like Christmas all year![​IMG]
     
  4. Jenlyn9483

    Jenlyn9483 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 27, 2008
    Jacksonville, FL
    Thats IT! I'm getting Astrolorps! My 22 week old leghorns, Americaunas and Black sexlinks havent laid an egg yet!!!

    You are so lucky to have such diligent egg layers! LOL
     
  5. richnchicks

    richnchicks Out Of The Brooder

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    Thanks, we shared the egg and it was really great! some of our other 5 black australorps are getting ready to lay. the 3 EE's aren't ready quite yet but hopefully it won't be long.
    rich
    forgot to say, when we told DD she said,"you ate it?". "yup", we told her,"that's what they're for!" lol
     
    Last edited: Jul 23, 2008

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