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

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    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

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    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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