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That's no yolk!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Sam The Yam, Nov 16, 2010.

  1. Sam The Yam

    Sam The Yam Songster

    Apr 4, 2009
    I have a bantam hen who has been laying a few eggs, about the size of a robin egg. There has never been one with any yolk inside, just what little bit of white that can be in such a small egg.
    Will there eventually be eggs with yolk in them?


  2. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

    May 14, 2008
    North Phoenix
    My Coop
    Sounds like you have a low cholesterol egg producing bantam!

    She should eventually stop laying the wind eggs and give you some larger eggs with yolks.
  3. abhaya

    abhaya Songster

    Nov 5, 2010
    cookeville, tn
    She should start giving you yolks soon sometimes when they startlaying it takes a while to work out the kinks.

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