Best packed eggs!

Discussion in 'Quail' started by firefly7, Jun 2, 2011.

  1. firefly7

    firefly7 In the Brooder

    Apr 7, 2011
    South Central TN
    Just got my quail eggs after a pretty long wait but sooooo, soooo impressed with the shipping. They came deep inside an oversized box firmly filled with wood shavings. At 98 degrees at noon today my hand reached into the cool depths of the shavings and pulled out twice the number of eggs that I ordered with not one broken. Was speechless until just a good way for a change:D WOW
    Thanks Whitehouse it was worth waiting for.
  2. Whitehouse Quail

    Whitehouse Quail Songster

    Jul 1, 2009
    Quote:[​IMG] Thanks so much! They should hatch out very well for you! [​IMG]
  3. ThaJuicyJuice

    ThaJuicyJuice Songster

    Feb 3, 2011
    Talk about ways of packing that render one speechless: the last shipment of coturnix eggs I ordered were packed in a very small container. They were sandwiched between to layers of r-30 insulation. The eggs were flawless and 36/40 hatched. The 4 that didn't hatch, I cracked because I was struggling with setting in the brinsea eco 20 I ordered for the first time. Anyways, love to receive well packed eggs!
  4. Whitehouse Quail

    Whitehouse Quail Songster

    Jul 1, 2009
    Quote:I'll have to check that out!
  5. aprophet

    aprophet Songster

    Jan 12, 2010
    chesapeake Va.
    I got some in egg foam and polyfil below and above the foam and had them shipped in January and still had a good hatch

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