Why are some eggs different colors? How do the shells get their shade? How are blue eggs made? Join The Not So Modern Housewife as she delves into the origins of eggs and their shells.
We have an egg overload on the homestead right now! The chickens are producing so well, I’m continually looking for ways to use them up. Here’s 50+ recipes I’ve found to solve that problem! Eggs aren’t just for breakfast here!
I am cooking eggs for chickens. Why in the world would I cook eggs for chickens? Good question. Yes, we raise chickens for fresh eggs and yes we discourage them from eating those eggs! Unless I want to give them a treat. Eggs are a good source of protein not only for humans but for […]
The timing of this post is perfect. I got an email from a friend of mine who was so worried about her hens. This is her second year with them and she was concerned that they looked disheveled and had stopped laying. I asked her to investigate further, but with 18 month old chickens in […]
Have you ever wanted to use an incubator to hatch eggs? This is an informative lesson on how to choose your incubator, obtain eggs and hatch them Don’t be chicken, learn how to incubate hatching chicken eggs today.
How to tell if an egg is fresh or rotten may seem a silly question to you.You may even wonder why anyone would need to ask since most people gather their eggs every day. I share two personal experiences that caused me to have to check and the three ways to determine freshness.