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Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by chkinut, Dec 20, 2010.

  1. chkinut

    chkinut Songster

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    wow! do I ever feel weird!!! i just got back from the grocery store.....with a dozen STORE BOUGHT eggs!!! [​IMG] yucky!!! but i had NO choice! with Christmas coming up...and baking to be done....and only 4 girls (2 of which are moulting).....i'm just not gettin' many eggs! [​IMG] i haven't cracked a store egg opened yet....but a YELLOW yolk will be staring me in the face! i'll be sure to just use these for baking, not for eating breakfast.....
     

  2. Bridget399

    Bridget399 Songster

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    So, so sorry to hear that! I feel for you!! [​IMG]
     
  3. kingpartyof5

    kingpartyof5 In the Brooder

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    I had to do this yesterday! I felt so guilty, but I only have one hen laying right now and 5, 27 wk old free-loaders. Please don't mention the mysterious new carton in the fridge, I don't want Dandelion to be jealous. However, the others could use some inspiration...
     
  4. jettgirl24

    jettgirl24 Songster

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    I had to do the same over the weekend. With the short days and one hen molting I've only gotten one egg in two weeks [​IMG]
    Needless to say it inspired me to get my lights up and on a timer and give my Marans pullets a pep talk to get on with the laying!
     
  5. clairabean

    clairabean Songster

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    [​IMG] I feel for you.
     
  6. gmendoza

    gmendoza Songster

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    [​IMG]SHAME SHAME!!!!
     
  7. bakerjw

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    Every week when the DW and I go grocery shopping I ask as we walk by the eggs, "Do we need eggs?"

    As always we chuckle.

    This last week we had a coupon for 18 eggs and she needed some for baking so we did buy some. As i made breakfast on Sunday morning I cracked one in with the regular girls eggs and there was a noticeable difference.
     

  8. kuntrygirl

    kuntrygirl Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

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    [​IMG].

    So sorry to hear that.
     
  9. jasonm11

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    youre girls will be hurt you cheating chicken egg eater you [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Dec 20, 2010
  10. BooBear

    BooBear Chicken Cuddler

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