August report: I lost $32.88 for the month on an average 20 hens laying(a increase of 1.7 hens/day). My net income total is - $279.43 for the year . I had $70.38 in expenses for feed (290#) this month. For the year, my monthly expenses are $103.71. We collected a total of 316 usable eggs averaging 8.5 eggs/day collected (a increase of 1.7 eggs/day due to my leghorns getting old enough to produce). My productivity for the month was 51% (increase of 5% from last month). The chickens ate 0.92# food/egg (a raise from last month of 17.4%). It cost $0.22/egg or $2.64/doz for feed (an increase of $0.48/dozen over last month). My monthly net income is a loss of $34.98/month this year (a decreasing loss of $0.24/mos)
My leghorns started laying this month and boosted my egg production.