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Sunday, September 4, 2011

Show-off Chicken

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L-egg is three inches long

Thelma lays huge eggs. The egg on the right is a rather large egg. However, it is dwarfed by the egg of the left. Every time, I hope that it will be a double yolk. Not so far. But, it is rather a large yolk.  If I could only weigh my eggs....egg weigh-ers cost too much. I only have 45-yr-old bathroom scales that really aren't very accurate.  

 
Yes, I was in awe of the huge egg and took a ruler and measure it...3" I don't have anything with which to weigh it. She lays an egg almost every day, but about once every ten days, she lays a whopper of an egg. They are never double yolk eggs.

Your turn
Do you have a hen that lays large eggs with no double yolks? 

4 comments:

  1. That's quite the difference in size!

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  2. tlc, The difference in the size of the egg is about the same difference in Thelma and Fancy. Fancy is smaller, much smaller than Thelma and Louise. Still, I am astounded every time I find a huge egg.

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  3. She loves you enough to lay you an egg every day. She must have loved you a little extra that day. LOL

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  4. Awww, that is such a sweet sentiment. So, when I only get two eggs, there is someone holding out? LOL

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