Egg irregularities from backyard chickens are very common. The occasional strange-looking egg from a hen is to be expected. Take a picture of it, discuss it at the water cooler next day, but don't wor (Chicken Backyard Pictures)
Tomatoes need calcium to achieve their full flavor potential. When planting tomato plants crush up (to powder) about 4 or 5 egg shells and put them in the bottom of the hole. Then plant tomato on top. They'll provide calcium and prevent blossom end rot.
"Grow Food for Chickens in Your Own Backyard" Want some fresh chicken forage for your flock? Growing chicken food is easy with a small plot, a few handfuls of perennial seed, and some welded-wire fencing. From MOTHER EARTH NEWS Magazine