No Eggs!! WooHoo

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by hooligan, Mar 9, 2008.

  1. hooligan

    hooligan Songster

    Aug 20, 2007
    Arkansas
    This is the first time since Dec. that we have had NO eggs in the house. I am so excited....because I sold us all out!!!
    Woohoo!!!
    After seeing if the eggs would sell, which they did, I went ahead and bought my own cartons from Egg Boxes. Now all I have to do is figure out a label [​IMG]
     
  2. sweetshoplady

    sweetshoplady Songster

    Feb 4, 2008
    Venice, Florida
    [​IMG] That's wonderful!
     
  3. Wildsky

    Wildsky Wild Egg!

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    Can I send you a couple of dozen? [​IMG]
     
  4. hooligan

    hooligan Songster

    Aug 20, 2007
    Arkansas
    Well I just might need those Wildsky! [​IMG] The bf is taking one of my flyers to work (he works at Walmart) so I should have some more "orders" soon!
     
  5. Nifty-Chicken

    Nifty-Chicken Administrator

    Congrats!

    Sounds like you need to raise your prices! [​IMG]
     
  6. DuckLady

    DuckLady Administrator

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    Nice! Congrats on the selling!
    I love it when I sell my eggs! Today I sold 12 goose eggs, 3 dozen duck eggs and 4 dozen chicken eggs to the same lady! $40!! Woohoo! I love knowing they will be enjoyed fresh and delicious!
     
  7. hcammack

    hcammack Crowing

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    I am mad I told the girls I would make chicken soup if I don't get at least 1 egg by my birthday on March 29. The Wyndotte, a marans, and a favorrel are all acting funny and also have much redder combs now. The nest boxes are comeing from eggcartons.com this week so hopefully this will start laying up.
     
  8. hooligan

    hooligan Songster

    Aug 20, 2007
    Arkansas
    Do goose/duck eggs taste the same as chicken eggs? Someone told me that they hated duck eggs bc they were so nasty.
    I am allergic to eggs but I would assume an egg is an egg [​IMG]
     
  9. DuckLady

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    Duck eggs are great and once people get past the idea that there is a fuzzy duckling going to pop out, they like them. The white is thicker and the yolk is bigger and so it is richer. I used duck eggs to make a bread pudding last week and it rose like a souffle.
    I have several customers that are allergic to chicken and turkey eggs, but can eat the duck and goose eggs.
     
  10. hcammack

    hcammack Crowing

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    I really want some kaki cambel hens for baking eggs ! but I don't want the duck mess.

    Henry
     

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