eggs lasting

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by ericmcginn5, Aug 23, 2014.

  1. ericmcginn5

    ericmcginn5 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    how long will fresh brown eggs last if they are cleaned i have 2 18 packs that are 3 weeks old are they safe?
     
  2. Quickster

    Quickster Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Did you refrigerate them after you washed them? If so they should be good for quite a while longer. You could always do the float test. submerge all the way in water. if they are still touching the bottom in anyway they are fine. If they float they are not ok.
     
  3. welasharon

    welasharon Chillin' With My Peeps

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    For future reference they last much longer if you don't wash them until you are ready to use them.
     

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