News: Small Flock Management: Preventing Hens From Eating Eggs
Published on: 06/11/2008
Source : KSU Cooperative Extension Service
It is quite common for some hens in small flocks to suddenly begin consuming eggs. This is a habit, that once formed, is very difficult to eliminate. In fact, sometimes the only way to prevent the problem is to eliminate the offending hen.Hens will sometimes begin consuming eggs when an egg breaks by accident. Any method you can use to reduce the number of broken eggs available to the hens will he...