Silkie Bantam’s First Eggs!

Silkies 6 months 3-12-14

Exactly six months to the day and I have eggs from my ladies…  finally!  Another good piece of news is now I know for sure they are indeed pullets. Sometimes you just can’t tell on a SIlkie until they actually lay an egg.

Here’s what I have since Saturday…

Silkie Bantam Eggs 3-12-14

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amy elizabeth, writer, author. Lives in the northeastern reaches of the Sonoran Desert on a small hobby farm raising Ornamental Bantam Chicks and Laying hens.
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13 Responses to Silkie Bantam’s First Eggs!

  1. windhound says:

    My Silkie hen of 10months has successfully hatched and is caring for 7 chicks from 3 different hens. She is the perfect mother and really looks as if she has enjoyed the whole experience. I love all the chicken tips that you give here.

  2. How exciting is that!!! :-)

  3. Littlesundog says:

    I’m always happy when I start getting those first pullet eggs. Small though they are, there’s just something special about the size and the miracle of it all. Congratulations!!!

  4. shadowlilies says:

    Congratulations! Looks like they are doing a good job.

  5. Mags Corner says:

    Wow and what beautiful eggs they are. You must be so proud of your young ladies. Hugs

  6. Wow that’s a lot of eggs!

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