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Our first three egg day!!!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Aemelia, Aug 26, 2011.

  1. Aemelia

    Aemelia Chirping

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    Each of my girls laid an egg today for the first time! One has been going strong for 2 weeks now (my RIR) and we've been waiting on my SLW and Production Red to start. SLW started yesterday and today the Production Red started today.

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  2. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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    Well done, ladies!
     
  3. ninabeast

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    Jealous.
     
  4. stcroixusvi

    stcroixusvi Songster

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    Quote:me, too.

    How old are your birds?
     
  5. brahmakid11

    brahmakid11 Songster

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    congats!!! [​IMG]
     
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  7. Aemelia

    Aemelia Chirping

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    My RIR started laying when she was 20 weeks exactly. My SLW was 22 1/2 weeks and started 2 days ago (no egg yesterday though) so today was her second egg but they are supposed to have lower egg production than the two red chickens I have so that wasn't a surprise. My Production Red started today they are 2 days from 23 weeks today. I really thought my production red would have been the first one laying but she she was the last one to start which surprised me.
     

  8. kizanne

    kizanne Songster

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    Congratz.

    I know how exciting that is!! When the First egg excitement wears off then you start counting how many today? I went from my first 2 egg day to my first 4 egg day skipped 3 altogether. Can't wait to get home tonight!!!!

    Now they really are making you breakfast. LOL One egg doesn't go very far.

    Kiz
     

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