Friday, January 6, 2017

Chickens get shrinkage, too


I know it's cold outside, but really ladies?

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  1. Hello.... I've always thought that small eggs were from first-timers. I have close to 50 chickens and I've harvested only one egg in the past 14 days. Story I've been told is shortage of sunlight is the factor

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  2. That's generally correct; newly laying pullets will lay a few small eggs unyil everything is broken in.

    My ladies are all at least 3 years old, so I can only attribute this abomination to weather or laziness.

    And for morale's sake, we'll say weather.

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  3. Has it been cold, or even extra cold. Shrinks mine.

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    1. No, that's not what shrinks, in my case. That's just fine. What shrinks... I don't even think that has any impact on function... either of them. Not sure though, not a doctor type.

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