• Chickens,  Food,  Leeds,  Local food

    Pullet Eggs this Easter?

    This Easter, The Local Pantry is giving away pullet eggs to customers that buy an Easter treat in their cafe and shop. I had never heard of pullet eggs before (and I keep chickens!).¬†They are small eggs, that are produced by chickens when they first start laying. There’s absolutely nothing wrong with them, but due to sizing standards they all get thrown away. This is absolutely BONKERS. Our chickens all started by laying relatively small eggs. I remember the very first one we got; it was like a miracle! Also, it was a double yolker, so it really was amazing. A very small double yolked egg, and it was utterly…