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piggy

  • Joined Oct 2008
Geese laying
« on: December 05, 2010, 05:19:26 pm »
Had a big shock this morning when cleaning out the geese stable to find 2 eggs!

This is the first year ive had geese and up to now had no eggs and wasnt expecting any until next year,are anyone elses laying?

Karen
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fizzgigg

  • Joined May 2010
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  • catch it kill it cook it eat it waste nothing
Re: Geese laying
« Reply #1 on: December 05, 2010, 07:46:49 pm »
its not completley unusual they get confused with the ammount of light and think its spring again mine were layin up til christmas last year (from sept) enjoy em cant beat a scrambled goose egg in winter mmmmmmmmmmmmmmm

hairyhetty

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Re: Geese laying
« Reply #2 on: December 07, 2010, 07:16:01 pm »
my embden geese used to start laying in february, but didnt go broody til march / april.

 

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