Special feed to encourage egg laying?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by chickenuout, Mar 21, 2013.

  1. chickenuout

    chickenuout Out Of The Brooder

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    Is there a certain feed my chickens eggs are getting like stringy I feed them oystershell crushed oystershell
     
  2. Fred's Hens

    Fred's Hens Chicken Obsessed Premium Member

    Well, it isn't "special" but the quality of the egg sure is dependent upon good feed. Whenever I feed the hen's left over meat products, broth from cooking meat, etc I can just about predict. Two days later? Great eggs. Just goes to show that these birds sure do need animal protein.
     

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