So proud of my eggs!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by lm84, Nov 27, 2014.

  1. lm84

    lm84 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My 23 week old hens only started laying about 2 weeks ago. We have been getting 3-5 eggs per day from 12 hens so far, but they have all been frozen. We finally figured out our nest heating situation and we now have 2 dozen nice warm eggs collected over the past few days. They are really beautiful! The Olive Eggers were the first to lay, than the Easter Egger and now my Welsummer and Barred Rock are laying too!
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  2. Percheron chick

    Percheron chick Overrun With Chickens

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    Fun collection of eggs. OEs are my new project for next year.
     
  3. aart

    aart Chicken Juggler! Premium Member

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    Nice Basket!

    How are you heating your nests?
     
  4. joannefiddler

    joannefiddler Chillin' With My Peeps

    They are lovely! You (or the ladies) have reason to be proud!
     
  5. N F C

    N F C More coffee please! Premium Member Project Manager

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    Those are beautiful eggs! Olive eggs and Welsummers are on my "wish list" (along with, oh I don't know, maybe a few others)!
     

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