Many homesteaders only have chickens for the eggs. Imagine the dismay when you find that the hens are eating the eggs before you can! Egg eating is not terribly common in backyard hens but it can become a huge problem.
Luckily, there are a few simple steps to prevent egg eating in chickens. It’s a little harder to stop egg eating once hens have started, but it’s possible. Just follow my simple steps to nip that problem in the bud!