So I ate my freakishly large egg last night...

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by mlmadura, Nov 16, 2008.

  1. mlmadura

    mlmadura Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 1, 2008
    Turned out it was a double yolker - only took the 1 egg to make a sandwich [​IMG] and yummy!!!!
    Im proud of my girls they have only been laying a few weeks [​IMG]

    Anyone ever seen anything more than a double yolk?
  2. MichiganWoods

    MichiganWoods DD (Artistic Digital Diva)

    Oct 6, 2008
    West Michigan
    I had a triple yolk once, from a store bought egg of all things.
  3. conny63malies

    conny63malies Overrun With Chickens

    Mar 22, 2008
    Annetta Kentucky
    I lived near two egg factories when i was a kid and they had a local sale room. I had to buy eggs once for my grandma for a big baking project . 50% of the flat of eggs had two yolks
    Last edited: Nov 16, 2008
  4. jossanne

    jossanne Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 11, 2008
    Gila, New Mexico
    I've had one triple-yolker. I read in my catalog that the record is NINE yolks in one egg! Can you imagine that???
  5. columbiacritter

    columbiacritter Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 7, 2008
    Scappoose Oregon
    No double yolkers from the chickens but I get 2 or 3 a week from the ducks.
  6. NorTracNY

    NorTracNY Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 1, 2008
    Macedon, NY
    How big was it? I just ate my huge one. 2.75" long. Also was just a huge double yolker. I get about 1/10 that are double yolks. But the one I post on here was much larger.
  7. pupomat

    pupomat New Egg

    Nov 17, 2008
    We don't know which of our 8 hens is laying it but we get one gigantic egg about 5-6 days a week....Most of them are double yolks but some are triples!

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