Best way to pack fertilized eggs for shipping.

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by chickenbike, Apr 10, 2008.

  1. chickenbike

    chickenbike Songster

    Can anyone suggest the best way to pack ferilized eggs for shipping? The eggs will travel by Greyhound, with a transit time of 10-12 hours.

    Thank you.
  2. justusnak

    justusnak Flock Mistress

    Feb 28, 2007
    South Eastern Indiana
    When I packed mine...I lined the box with bubble wrap....then newpaper on the bottom, wrap each egg in bubble wrap...and pack them large end standing up. Make sure there is no "wiggle room" in the box. Top with more bubble wrap, and newpaper to fill in the empty spaces.
  3. chickenbike

    chickenbike Songster

    I'm looking at 45 eggs to ship. Could I have them in an egg carton bottom with the top removed? Then pack bubble wrap, etc around them?

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