Do Farm Fresh Eggs Need To Be Refrigerated (How To Store Fresh Eggs)

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Do Farm Fresh Eggs Need To Be Refrigerated (How To Store Fresh Eggs) If you’ve lived in the US for any length of time, you’ve gone to the grocery store and seen stacks upon stacks of egg cartons in the refrigerated coolers next to milk, butter, and other staples. Many folks who are new to […]

What Time Of Day Do Chickens Lay Eggs?

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What Time Of Day Do Chickens Lay Eggs? Movies and tv shows that feature chickens would probably make us believe that chickens lay their eggs at night, gently popping them out in their sleep. If you have ever gone to your coop in the morning in search of eggs you experience may even confirm the […]

Top 5 Breeds Of Chickens That Lay LARGE Eggs

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Top 5 Breeds Of Chickens That Lay LARGE Eggs When planning your chicken coop, you might have dreams of cracking open big fresh eggs daily for breakfast, baking, whatever you like. If you already have a couple of chickens laying eggs, you might notice that they aren’t always as big as you expected. Although the […]

Help! This Egg Has A Very Thin Shell! (Soft Shell Chicken Eggs)

What Does It Mean When A Chicken Lays A Soft Shell Egg? When Your “Crack” Is a “Splat”   It was a fine warm morning in July when I was ambushed by one of my many brothers.  On my way back from gathering eggs, he crouched in wait in the hayloft. As I passed unawares […]

How Old Does A Chicken Have To Be To Lay Eggs?

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How Old Does A Chicken Have To Be To Lay Eggs?   Have you jumped on the bandwagon with the farm to table movement and bought chickens? You have the perfect coop, plenty of room for them to roam, and you are ready to start reaping the rewards. Unfortunately, it takes time and patience before […]

Can Chickens Lay MORE THAN ONE EGG A DAY?

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Can Chickens Lay More Than One Egg a Day? If you have chickens, or are considering chickens, you might be wondering if it’s possible for one chicken to lay more than one egg a day. This question can easily send you down a rabbit hole of research, looking into chicken fertility, breeds that lay the […]