Soft yokes

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by i'mclucked, Nov 11, 2009.

  1. i'mclucked

    i'mclucked Out Of The Brooder

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    When I crack eggs into my pan, sometimes the yoke breaks. These eggs are no older than 2or 3 days old ,collected everyday. Are my girls deficient nutritionally in some way, if so what can I do .
     
  2. Judy

    Judy Chicken Obsessed Staff Member Premium Member

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    possumqueen Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I just got a dozen eggs from a friend that had this soft yolk thing going on, and the shells were thinner than I'm used to. I looked at the website and it didn't mention yolks that would break just because they fell into the pan. Could the yolk problem and the thin shells go together as a single problem?
     
  4. i'mclucked

    i'mclucked Out Of The Brooder

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    Wow, Possumqueen, you just confirmed my own suspicions. My shells are also softer than before. I will add oyster shell to the diet. I use Layena feed , also free range. Will post results!
     

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