Beautiful Eggs!

Its been so interesting to see the variety of eggs we are getting from our hens.

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This is a regular size egg, next to a very very large egg. We have 3 different hens that lay these enormous eggs. So far they have all been double yolks.

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A nice variety of colors.

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About lisser

My name is Alyssa. I live with my husband and 2 young boys on our farm in Coeur d' Alene, Idaho. I have been in the planning to launch a small scale farm from our acreage for the last 2 years. Much to my excitement 2010 brings the start of my dream to fruition. We are starting small, but will continue to grow as a valuable local food source in our community. We are an unschooling, attachment parenting family, with a love for the outdoors, and a passion for sustainable farming. I am a stay (and now work) at home mom. I enjoy reading, sewing, cooking/baking, canning and photography.
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3 Responses to Beautiful Eggs!

  1. Chantal says:

    Which hens are laying the huge eggs? I have on Rhode Island Red who lays HUGE eggs.. but the other 3 RIRs lay regular size ones..I can’t figure it out.. perhaps she isn’t a RIR..

    • I am not sure which hens are laying it, I have about 10 different breeds. And since its a brown egg, and all but 2 of my hens lay brown, well, that doesnt help. I was getting them quite frequently, but I havent been lately.

  2. Amanda says:

    Wow! Your eggs are gorgeous! Cheers to you and your farm : )

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