fertile eggs

Discussion in 'Where am I? Where are you!' started by goodb, Feb 8, 2014.

  1. goodb

    goodb Chillin' With My Peeps

    I just had a customer quit her egg order as she learned that there is a good chance the eggs are fertile. She claims that it has to do with eating embryos. How would you reply if at all?
  2. Judy

    Judy Chicken Obsessed Staff Member Premium Member

    Feb 5, 2009
    South Georgia
    If she'd expressed fear of finding a half grown chick, I'd explain. But if it's the idea of an embryo, I wouldn't reply, personally.
  3. ChickenCanoe

    ChickenCanoe True BYC Addict

    Nov 23, 2010
    St. Louis, MO
    Sometimes you can't fix stupid. You may try to explain that there is no embryo unless the egg is incubated.
    At Trader Joes and Whole Foods, people pay more for fertile eggs.

    It must be a lacto-ovo vegetarian thing with your customer.

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