YeHaaaa.... First egg ever

Discussion in 'Quail' started by ice329, Dec 26, 2009.

  1. ice329

    ice329 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It happened.... one of the Jumbo Brown Cortnix laid there and my first egg ever..... YEHAAAAAAA!

    They were born on 11/14/09.... 6 weeks old exactly.... No additional lighting....feed was 28% medicated Gamebird until they were 4 weeks then 24% Dumor chick starter..... yehaaaaaa!!!! [​IMG]


    Its small but its a beauty

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    Last edited: Dec 26, 2009
  2. zaylinda

    zaylinda Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Congratulations!
     
  3. JJMR794

    JJMR794 Overrun With Chickens

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    As The Hens Mature And Lay More Eggs They Get Progressively Bigger [​IMG]

    Congrats
     
  4. ice329

    ice329 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hehehe I got 3 more so far today..... I think thats unreal.... 6 weeks old and I got a few eggs. I only count about 6 maybe 7 hens in there...

    I am wondering if I should keep them on the straight 24% Dumor chick or mix in some chicken Layer. The one I have is 16 or 18%.
     

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