cleaning shipped eggs??

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by tigercreek, Jun 15, 2011.

  1. tigercreek

    tigercreek Chillin' With My Peeps

    We just received 3 dozen shipped eggs, and 11 were broken, some in each of the 3 cartons. My wife picked them up at the post office and gently wiped them. Is there any thing else we can do ? There is still some dried yolk on most of them. I have some Oxine that I think it might be worth spraying them down with, then let them air dry?? Any other ideas??? Thanks .......stan
     
  2. cashdl

    cashdl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My own personal opinion is do not spray them with anything. You can gently wipe them off or use a dry scrub sponge to get the dried yolk off. It is ok if there are still some specks of dried yolk. I have set many a dirty egg from the pens with no issue with hatchability. But that is just my opinion.

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