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I got a mille fleur egg!!!!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by peeps7, Feb 16, 2008.

  1. peeps7

    peeps7 Songster

    Aug 26, 2007
    North Carolina
    I finally got an egg from one of my mille fleur girls!!! I'm pretty sure it came from the hen and not the pullets. It is a light, light brown, more like a cream color. [​IMG] To those who ordered eggs from me, it shouldn't be too long before I can start sending out eggs. [​IMG]
    Last edited: Feb 16, 2008
  2. karri25

    karri25 Songster

    Feb 5, 2007
    I am so jealous, I can't wait for mine to start laying. Ho wold are they?
  3. Wildsky

    Wildsky Wild Egg!

    Oct 13, 2007
    Yeah, mine lay an almost ivory colored egg - very pretty!
  4. peeps7

    peeps7 Songster

    Aug 26, 2007
    North Carolina
    One of em is a hen (over a year old) and the rest of them are around 7 months I guess. [​IMG]
  5. SillyChick

    SillyChick Songster

    Dec 15, 2007
    Congratulations! [​IMG] Sounds like a really cool egg!

    I'm a bit jealous too.......I wish mine start laying.......
    Last edited: Feb 17, 2008
  6. ZuniBee

    ZuniBee Songster

    May 8, 2007
    Zuni, Virginia
    I just wish I could find a mille fluer hen or two for my lone mille Roo.... Congrats on your first mille egg!
  7. peeps7

    peeps7 Songster

    Aug 26, 2007
    North Carolina
    I have a pretty long list Zunibee but if you want I could add you to it, who knows, you may get all hens, lol. [​IMG]
  8. jab91864

    jab91864 Songster

    Apr 3, 2007
    Northern Michigan
    Congrats on the egg.... [​IMG]


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