Posts filed under: Farm Fresh Eggs

Farm Fresh Eggs

Anything about eggs including problems, collection, use, storage, packaging, and sales.

Have you ever wondered if “those crazy backyard chicken people” are actually onto something? Or do they just have pets with benefits?...
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Hey everybody! It’s been nearly 2 months since I’ve posted.  Terrible, huh? I’ve been asking myself why it’s been that long and the only thing (read as lame excuse) I’ve been able to come up with is that trying to work through three different imaginary test cases on raising poultry from chicks to laying hens......
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To answer this question you need to ask yourself How fast do I want to “break even”? How desperate am I to start eating eggs from my hens? Hatching Eggs If you have the right equipment hatching eggs is a fairly easy and very fun thing to do. But if this is your first foray......
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How many eggs?!! Last time we walked through estimating how many dozen eggs per week we’re going to need to realize our fresh egg dreams.  We took into account how many we think we’ll eat, and how many we think we’ll sell or trade.  And we’re not married to our numbers because we know production is going......
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Before we go out and start spending time and money on stuff we need to get an idea of how big of a flock we’re going to have.  In order to answer that we need to know how many eggs we plan to consume.  And by consume I mean eat, sell, or trade.  So, getting......
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