How many egg in one day?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by RWGreen312, Feb 7, 2012.

  1. RWGreen312

    RWGreen312 Out Of The Brooder

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    I just started getting eggs this week(Newbie) . I got first on 2/2 then,one on 2/3 then another on 2/4. Then sunday i did not check them. Got up Monday and checked before work and had one.Monday I got happy when I had 2 eggs after i got home from work. Thought I was doing real good having two egg in one day from 4 hens. Then today Tuesday, after work i checked and I had 5 eggs ! And that is from 4 hens.
    Have any one ever known of a chickenlaying 2 eggs in 24 hours?
     
  2. AlienChick

    AlienChick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Congratulations on your eggs.

    Yes, sometimes you'll get an extra egg.

    Enjoy!

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