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by LaFemmedePoule
30 Jun 2018, 21:29
Forum: Poultry Clinic
Topic: Egg Shell Quality
Replies: 4
Views: 146

Re: Egg Shell Quality

Thanks CP, we do that about once in a while, we bake egg shells for 10 or so mins and crush them up and put it in with something, normal pellets, or if they are having a treat of anykind like sweetcorn. I might do that tomorrow actually, haven't given them that for a couple of months. Thanks, I thin...
by LaFemmedePoule
30 Jun 2018, 17:17
Forum: Poultry Clinic
Topic: Egg Shell Quality
Replies: 4
Views: 146

Re: Egg Shell Quality

Thanks Kated, that article was helpful. I shouldn't be suprised that 2-4 is classed as middle aged, clearly they are as life expectancy is around five isn't it. They still seem so young to me. Time for some new girls next year, as in additional, not....! 😊
by LaFemmedePoule
30 Jun 2018, 12:21
Forum: Poultry Clinic
Topic: Egg Shell Quality
Replies: 4
Views: 146

Egg Shell Quality

Hello, I am new to this forum, so firstly apolgies if this is a duplicate discussion. My set-up is as follows: I have 11 backyard hens, probably hybrids, 5 white (friendly), 1 bluebell, 3 speckled, and 2 ginger with black tails. The girls are free-range and live in a semi-wooded area about 50ft x 30...