Rough shelled eggs

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by pat westover, Apr 11, 2017.

  1. pat westover

    pat westover New Egg

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    Have a few hens that are 3 and 4 years old, and am getting some really rough shelled eggs. Any ideas?
     
  2. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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  3. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

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    Hi :welcome

    Glad you could join the flock! CT has left you a great link to check out on egg quality problems. Often as hens get older their egg laying machine can start to deteriorate and some odd eggs can occur. If your hens are healthy, happy and seem well I would not be too concerned about the egg anomalies.

    Enjoy your time here on BYC and all the chicken chat :frow
     
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  5. N F C

    N F C dem crazy bones Premium Member

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    Good info from Yorkshire Coop.

    Thanks for joining us!
     
  6. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Greetings from Kansas, pat westover, and :welcome! Pleased you joined our flock! Looks like you've already gotten some great advice and links so I'll just say best wishes and thanks for joining BYC! :)
     
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