Does the "Bird Flu" affect the eggs?

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by Dixiedoodle, Apr 25, 2007.

  1. Dixiedoodle

    Dixiedoodle Songster

    Apr 14, 2007
    I have a friend who is keeping four dozen fertile eggs-rotated out- Just "IN Case or When" the Bird Flu does happen. In her plan-they will kill the adult chickens and start the incabutor asap. But will the eggs be affected? Should this work.. I (really)know nothing about the BF --I have read several articles but none that mention the eggs being affected. Any and all information is greatly apperciated...Dixie
  2. kstaven

    kstaven Crowing

    Jan 26, 2007
    BC, Washington Border
    AI cannot be passed on through eggs. No offense but it sounds like some one has spent WAY to much time watching the news. The other thing is with AI ... out of the hundreds of strains there are very few that are actually problematic (HAPI).
  3. Dixiedoodle

    Dixiedoodle Songster

    Apr 14, 2007
    Thank you.. Dixie

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