My very first egg!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Judy4222, Apr 20, 2017.

  1. Judy4222

    Judy4222 Out Of The Brooder

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    My chickens are four and a half months old and I just got my first egg. I am so eggcited.
     
  2. Flock Master64

    Flock Master64 Overrun With Chickens

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  3. Ljc01

    Ljc01 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I first egg is always the best!
     
  4. Judy4222

    Judy4222 Out Of The Brooder

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  5. OCeggs23

    OCeggs23 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yay!!! Congrats!
     
  6. Judy4222

    Judy4222 Out Of The Brooder

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    Oh my gosh, oh my gosh, oh my gosh. This is soo thrilling! Can't wait till all of them start laying. This one was a Rhode Island Red. My sweet sweet little girl.
     
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  7. adstowe

    adstowe Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It can seem like it takes forever for them to start laying. The last of my 3 pullets that I added (I have 6 layers counting them) just started laying a few days ago. It took them almost 6 months. Now I have an over abundance of eggs. It's great. You never place any sort of value on an egg, till you have your own chickens... Then they are a HUGE deal. LOL Here's what I've got over the last few days.

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  8. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

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    Woo hoo! Here's to many, many more to come!
     
  9. Judy4222

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    Wowzi Adstowe! Those are some colorful eggs. I can't wait, I can't wait, I can't wait. So happy. I got one more this morning. Yeah! I should be getting blue, green, pink, off-white, and then the brown ones that I'm getting now and I'm not sure what other colors they'll be. I'll be happy with any of them. The first one had two yolks in it.
     
  10. adstowe

    adstowe Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I like having a mixture of egg colors. I used to have all easter eggers and I thought the greenish eggs were great looking, but I really think they look so much better when they are mixed in with other colors. You kind of lose some of the charm if they're all one color.
     

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