Choosing the right egg laying chicken breeds for your backyard is an overwhelming task. There are literally hundreds of chicken breeds available and they all lay eggs. When you are looking for a hen that lays lots of eggs, you need a layer breed rather than a meat or dual purpose breed.
Raising chickens for different colored eggs is one of the best parts of chicken ownership. In this article, you’ll learn why chickens lay colored eggs, and why all eggs are either truly white or blue.
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!