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What Are Pullet Eggs?

A pullet is a hen who is under one year and has only been laying an egg for about a few months.  Generally pullets will lay their first egg between week 18 and 24, however, depending on the time of year you receive your chicks, this may take a little bit longer.  A pullet will lay this smaller sized egg for about 4 weeks before they start to get bigger.

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How to Clip your Chicken’s Wings

Chickens are not typically great flyers, but they can get off the ground high enough to escape over fences, walls and even as high as trees to roost. Clipping your chicken’s wings can help keep your chicken from escaping and putting itself in danger of predators, or your neighbor’s yard. When clipping your chicken’s wings you will only be cutting

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