Eating eggs after they have been sat on for a couple - to few days? don't want to eat embryo

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by dumbusername, Mar 8, 2017.

  1. dumbusername

    dumbusername Out Of The Brooder

    Jun 18, 2016
    Orange County, CA.
    When is too long to still eat eggs when the hen has been sitting on them the whole time? I don't want to crack an egg to eat, to see a partially formed embryo. That would turn me off from eating another egg forever, and, I just started eating my own eggs, so, I don't want that to happen,
  2. SunHwaKwon

    SunHwaKwon Overrun With Chickens

    Jul 19, 2015
    Eastern Shore, MD
    You can candle them to see if there is an embryo, or just toss them, especially if it's been longer than a couple days. I assume you have a male...

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