Rough Eggs?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by doublejfarm, Jun 25, 2011.

  1. doublejfarm

    doublejfarm In the Brooder

    Jun 6, 2011
    Modoc, SC
    Just wondering what's up with my eggs. They taste fine, the inside looks fine. The shells on the other hand have a rough patch on the top of them. My first hens have always layed these eggs and I figured that was normal for them. When I got a new BR recently though her eggs were smooth all over ( just like store bought eggs). This morning however after seeing her in the nest box I checked it after she left and her egg had the rough patch on the top as well. Is this cause for concern??

  2. NonnasBabies

    NonnasBabies Muddy Acre Farms Premium Member

    Sep 20, 2009
    On the Farm!
    It's extra calcium!

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