how how how can 9 hens lay so many eggs? I'm giving them away, i'm baking and cooking with eggs, and they still keep me over run, and i have 31 chicks in my bathtub and prepping for another batch of chicks. I... Well maybe I'm trying to kill myself. I do love my birds, even if I am over run with eggs. hehehe. But boy d I have little feathered egg machines out there.