how to find out which chicken is laying which egg

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by kiddobear39, May 12, 2012.

  1. kiddobear39

    kiddobear39 Out Of The Brooder

    Mar 19, 2012
    Poland, New York
    I have 6 different breeds of chickens I have a a RIR,Black Australorp,New Hampshire Red,Red Star,Buff Orpingtonand a Blue Andulusian but I know she lays white eggs but the thing I am wondering about is I have one that lays a real big egg and I thought it was my RIR and I really don't know if someone could help me find out which chicken is laying which egg I would really like it very much thank you.
  2. ocpoolguy

    ocpoolguy Out Of The Brooder

    Mar 4, 2011
    Orange County CA
    I found out by watching mine
  3. Den in Penn

    Den in Penn Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 15, 2011
    SE Pa.
    Three ways observe, separate, trap nest boxes. Observing means you have to be present nearly all the time they are laying. Separating you can put one in a cage until it lays. With trap nests you have to build the box and be there every couple of hours to let them out and collect the egg.

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