Ep. 144 Poultry Eggs

Interview with Kenny Coogan

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In this episode of Mother Earth News and Friends, Kenny Coogan shares some poultry egg facts with us. Learn about egg nutrition, makeup, how many you can expect from your birds, and how to identify and remedy potential problems in chicken, turkey, and duck eggs. Thanks to Brinsea for sponsoring this episode.

Kenny Coogan has a Master’s Degree in Global Sustainability and is passionate about Florida’s wildlife and plants. He has published more than 400 articles on pets, livestock, and gardening for publications including Countryside, Hobby Farms, Chickens, Backyard Poultry, and Florida Gardening magazines. Coogan is an active member with the International Carnivorous Plant Society, serving as the Education Director. In addition to a flock of chickens and ducks, he runs a successful carnivorous plant nursery out of his homestead in Tampa, Florida.

Additional Resources:


Connect with Kenny on his website, Kenny Coogan’s Carniverous Plants and on Facebook @CritterCompanions.

Kenny’s newest book, Florida’s Carnivorous Plants, can be pre-ordered here. Use coupon code FLCP30 for 30% off now through May 31, 2022.

Learn more about all kids of birds on our sister publication, Backyard Poultry.

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