Sunday, March 7, 2010

Egg Variations

 In the past couple days we've averaged 5 eggs a day from our 13 pullets.  Every week it seems another hen starts to lay.  The weights have varied from 1 ounce (the left egg) to 2.1 ounces (the right egg).  The egg colors seem to be variations of light brown.

I'm really curious if the 2.1 ounce egg will have a double yolk.  That's the largest egg we've gotten so far - I felt sorry for the little pullet who laid that one!


Linda Foley said...

Great line up of eggs! Usually double yolked eggs come from older hens.

Anonymous said...

Love it! Love all of their colors!!! I didn't consider keeping "egg stats" but after reading about yours, this is something I'm going to start doing!!! We have a hen that seems to be consistently laying a double yolker! Weird!!!

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