Start Your Egg-venture!

Tips for Hatching a Backyard Egg Business

Start Your Egg-venture!
Add to Favorites By Tiffany Towne, Nutrena Poultry Expert You’ve cared for them, raised them, housed them and, dare we say it…pampered them. And now your flock is healthy, happy…and producing more eggs than you know what to do with! This is a great problem to have, and it may mean you should consider taking on a new venture in poultry—like starting your own backyard egg business. First and foremost, the key to a successful egg business is a high-quality product. There are several ways you can impact the eggs you provide to customers. Strong Shells One of the main differentiating factors between eggs from your flock and store-bought eggs is the strength of the eggshell. A hard-shelled egg is pleas-ing to crack against the pan. Here’s how you can influence the strength of the eggshells in your hens. Make sure a commercial layer ration is available at all times and makes

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