Chicken egg question

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by clapperchicks, Aug 15, 2016.

  1. clapperchicks

    clapperchicks Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi all. Our wonderful chickens are starting to lay eggs!! We are so excited. Here is my question. I was told not to eat the first eggs layed, because they tend to have malformations. I have never heard this before. Thoughts? [​IMG]
     
  2. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! Please make yourself at home and we are here to help.

    There is nothing wrong with eating your pullets' first eggs. Even if there are a few miss-formations within the egg, nothing should prevent you from eating them.[​IMG]

    Enjoy those eggs and welcome to this amazing community!
     
  3. harmesonfarm

    harmesonfarm Chillin' With My Peeps

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    nothing wrong with eating them!

    personally, i use the broken / malformed / soft shell eggs to feed back to them and keep the nicer eggs for eating.

    wecome to byc!
     
  4. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

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    Hello from Kansas, clapper chicks, and [​IMG]! Pleased you joined us! I concur with the above posts...dig in! [​IMG]
     
  5. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    Hi and welcome to BYC - I agree with everyone - lightly poaching a fresh egg is the best way to appreciate the flavour IMO - enjoy [​IMG]

    Best wishes

    CT
     
  6. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life LOOK WHAT YOU MADE ME DO. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC! I'm glad you joined us! :)
     
  7. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    Welcome to BYC
     

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