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Ah Crud... Hidden nests

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by MedinaChick2001, Dec 5, 2011.

  1. MedinaChick2001

    MedinaChick2001 Out Of The Brooder

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    I was allowing my chickens to roam free during the day, and last week I found 2 nests where they had been laying.. I do have a rooster.. I collected the eggs, and would like to be able to eat them. How do I know if they are edible without cracking them open????[​IMG]
     
  2. johnsons-r-us

    johnsons-r-us Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Do the float test! I found a nest of 11 and none floated in water....we ate them all [​IMG]

    Early Christmas gifts.... [​IMG]
     
    Last edited: Dec 5, 2011
  3. MedinaChick2001

    MedinaChick2001 Out Of The Brooder

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    Thank you so much!!! [​IMG]
     

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