fertilized eggs

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Freak4Jesus, Jul 9, 2011.

  1. Freak4Jesus

    Freak4Jesus New Egg

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    Hi everyone! I am a new member and new chicken owner. Received 3 day old baby chicks at beginning of April. I ordered a black australorp, but, as the chickens are now 3 months old, I see that my "she" is probably a "He", crowing and sporting long tail feathers, and is not a autralorp, but a plymonth barred rock!!! Don't want to get rid of "HIM or "Her", but my husband thinks the eggs will be "gross" to eat. Any suggestions?
     
  2. Leia's Chickens

    Leia's Chickens A Sunkissed Delight

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  3. Barred Babies

    Barred Babies Red Roof Farms

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    [​IMG] & [​IMG] from Louisiana! There is no difference in taste!! None at all!
     
  4. chickmchickie

    chickmchickie Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welcome to the family here. Hello from Ely Mn.
     
  5. dawg53

    dawg53 Humble

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    Welcome to BYC. There is no difference whatsoever, the eggs taste the same and are delicious.
     
  6. Symphony

    Symphony Vanilla, Little Airt Airt

    [​IMG] , [​IMG] from SC!
     
  7. texasgal

    texasgal Brood with an Attitude

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    A big Texas-sized [​IMG]

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  8. weimarmama

    weimarmama Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] & [​IMG] from Alabama. They taste the same to me, too. Glad you joined us.
     
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  9. 4-H chicken mom

    4-H chicken mom Overrun With Chickens

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    [​IMG] and [​IMG] from Ohio. So glad you joined. It is all in the mind. I have bought eggs from the store in the past that were fertile also.
     
  10. broodytood

    broodytood Chillin' With My Peeps

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