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Duck Eggs

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by harroldfarmer, Mar 11, 2016.

  1. harroldfarmer

    harroldfarmer New Egg

    Mar 6, 2016

    So, I'm pretty new to my ducks and geese laying eggs. The ducks layed eggs three days ago, are they still edible? How can I tell if they are fertilized? Can I eat a fertilized egg?

    THanks guys!

  2. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

    May 3, 2009
    New Jersey
    [​IMG] Yes they are edible, and yes you can eat fertile eggs - they don't start to develop until incubated. Do an on site search for 'fertile eggs bulls eye' - threads will appear showing you how to tell if eggs are fertile. This time of year if you have drakes, your eggs are probably fertile.

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