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 Chillin' With My Peeps

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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 Out Of 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 Chillin' With My Peeps

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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 Out Of 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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