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WOW!!!! get my leghorn an icepack...

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by stevin, Jan 21, 2011.

  1. stevin

    stevin Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 11, 2009
    Dartmouth, Ma
    could not believe that one of my 4 lb leghorns layed this egg!!!!!
    poor girl must be exhausted...

    the other white eggs are already jumbos to begin with and the brown egg i would consider a large....
  2. ThreeBoysChicks

    ThreeBoysChicks Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 19, 2007
    Thurmont, MD
    Yeap - My Leghorn girls are laying 2 7/8 ounce eggs consistently. And occassionally, they are 3 ounces. And they are the girls consistently laying this winter. Most of the brown egg layers are on break.
  3. easttxchick

    easttxchick Lone Star Call Ducks

    Aug 3, 2009
    Wow! That's impressive!
    You could make an omelet with just that one egg. [​IMG]
  4. stevin

    stevin Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 11, 2009
    Dartmouth, Ma
    i'm gonna have to weigh it up tonite.
    yeah my leghorns have been giving me 5-6 eggs everyday, i only have 6 of them. absolutely incredible layer!!!!
    and out of my 3 ee's i get 2 green eggs everyday and occasionally 3 a day.
    but out of my 16 brown eggs layesr i get an average of 6-8 eggs a day.
  5. oconnorfamily25

    oconnorfamily25 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 19, 2010
    when you crack it open, tell us how many yolks
  6. hannakat

    hannakat Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 5, 2010
    Beaver County, PA
    one word..... OUCH!

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