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Will what they eat change the egg taste?

Discussion in 'Feeding & Watering Your Flock' started by Joe.G, Feb 26, 2012.

  1. Joe.G

    Joe.G Songster

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    I am just wondering if the taste of there egg will change depending on what they eat, and if so what foods and how much? Thanks
     

  2. beefmaster

    beefmaster In the Brooder

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    what they eat will make the yellow lighter or darker.my eggs never had a differant taste when they ate diffant things.
     
  3. Scooter&Suzie

    Scooter&Suzie Songster

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    I heard if you feed 'em onions, garlic, or anything of the like, their eggs will taste funny. I also heard that about cirrus fruit.
     
  4. evenstargirl

    evenstargirl In the Brooder

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    My chickens eat leftovers from the kitchen -- apples, oranges, carrots, bread, cabbage, popcorn, etc. Definitely have never noticed a different taste. Also haven't noticed a difference in color.
     
  5. ChickensAreSweet

    ChickensAreSweet Heavenly Grains for Hens

    Too much flaxseed and fish meal too will change the taste and not for the better!
     

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