I love getting double yolkers!

Discussion in 'Pictures & Stories of My Chickens' started by LPOHHomestead, Feb 7, 2012.

  1. LPOHHomestead

    LPOHHomestead Out Of The Brooder

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    One of our RIRs gives us 2 or 3 of these babies a week. They are such a nice surprise.

    She is 9 months old. Anyone know if she'll continue laying these or will she eventually stop giving us 2 or 3 a week?

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  2. b.hromada

    b.hromada Flock Mistress

    [​IMG] That's huge!!! I understand that they will usually lay double yolkers at the beginning of lay, then they usually stop. Lucky you though, getting so many now! [​IMG]
     
  3. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer

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    Yikes! That is one big egg! Usually as the hen ages things settle down in her egg making equipment and she'll start laying a single yolk egg.
     
  4. HiddenHens987

    HiddenHens987 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Very nice prize! We haven't had any double yokers yet but there's still no comparison from fresh to store bought eggs; even Egglands best cage free don't taste half as good.
     
  5. deChickyHen

    deChickyHen Chillin' With My Peeps

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    2 of minds are laying them everyday... I mean its just crazy how that big ole eggs comes out of them [​IMG]

    And no there are no small eggs in this pic , it is medium, large, jumbo and super size LOL

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    I mean seriously.... How does that come out of her ... she be screaming Like someone is Killing her
     

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