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Egg overload any advice!

  1. EmilySoup profile image60
    EmilySoupposted 7 years ago

    Hi all,

    This is the first time iv been in the forum. I need help my chickens are laying sooo many eggs and I could do with some new ideas of how to use them! I have pickled, quiched, baked! Iv even made a batch of lemon curd!

    Any ideas would save my poor boyfriend from eating more of the same!!



    1. Rochelle Frank profile image96
      Rochelle Frankposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Find a neighbor with a vegetable garden and trade.

    2. Jenna May Swan profile image59
      Jenna May Swanposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      We're having the same 'problem'.  Lots of cake, Spanish tortilla, eggs poached in spicy tomato sauces, more cake, lemon meringe pie. egg curry and very happy dogs eating what we don't get through!

    3. sarovai profile image76
      sarovaiposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      hi welcome. Either donate or sell. First for humanity second for prosperity. Choosing left to you.

    4. tobey100 profile image59
      tobey100posted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Send me some of your chickens.  Mine are a bunch of pikers.  They only seem to lay when either American Idol's on or Survivor.  We're fixing to forget eggs and start eating chicken!

  2. timorous profile image85
    timorousposted 7 years ago

    Goodness Emily..you're missing a 'golden' opportunity.  Why on earth don't you sell the excess eggs.  Nearly everybody consumes eggs.  You could sell yours for a premium, since (I'm guessing) they're farm-raised and fed with natural grains, and not full of artificial hormones.

    Go for it! smile smile

    [or you could frighten the chickens by posting a picture of a wolf in the hen coop, at least it would temporarily upset their routine] lol

  3. EmilySoup profile image60
    EmilySoupposted 7 years ago

    I have a veg garden too but a genius idea!

    I like the wolf idea smile im not sure my girls would though!!

    I wish I could sell them but we live in the middle of nowhere with little to no passing traffic, 'golden' oppotunity ha ha smile

    Egg curry, that is something iv never tried, our dog Colin is also a fan of eggs, its great for their coats too.

    Talking of Colin its walkies time!

    Cheers all