13. How do you stop chickens from eating their eggs? Unfortunately you can't. Once they start they will not stop. You will need to remove the chicken that is doing it because the others will also start to do the same.
14. Do I need to add artificial light in winter to keep hens laying? It will help, chickens need 16 hours of light to keep laying at peak levels.
15. There is a spot of blood in the egg, what is wrong with it and is it safe to eat? A "bloody egg" or blood spotted egg is a relatively common thing that most of us have seen before. While it may look disgusting, it is perfectly safe to eat. It occurs when bits of tissue or blood become molded with the egg as it passes through the oviduct.