Free Ranged Hens' Organic eggs sold from Costco

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by cook_kaka_ook, Jan 18, 2010.

  1. cook_kaka_ook

    cook_kaka_ook Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 29, 2009
    Has anyone tried hatching them successfully. I've also heard that Trader Joe's (whole foods) carry fertile eggs. can they be hatched as well?
  2. greathorse

    greathorse Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oct 1, 2008
    Northern Colorado
    It seems that the anecdotal evidence on this site would suggest that the fertile eggs at Trader Joes have decent fertilty or I should say hatchability. It seems like the fertile eggs at Whole Foods do not hatch as well.

    If the eggs at Costco though Organic etc. will not likely be fertile unless it is stated on the carton.
  3. PrettyCoy

    PrettyCoy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 9, 2011
    I know this is an old post but I did a quick search and found it. I noticed that my most recent purchase of eggs from Costco (organic, free range) looked different than normal. Usually they are just the normal light brown eggs, all the same size and color but this time there were varying colors and sizes. I decided to inspect one and it definitely looked like it was fertile to me. They weren't labeled any differently than they usually are, didn't say fertile or anything, I'm guessing they just got them from a different supplier.
  4. mrs_ed

    mrs_ed Chillin' With My Peeps

    Mar 15, 2010
    Phx, AZ
    This is an old thread but 2 of the 4 organic eggs i cracked open today def looked fertile, gonna pop 5 or so in the incubator! will be awesome if anything develops
  5. AlienChick

    AlienChick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 9, 2010
    Glasgow, KY
    Good luck! Keep us posted! [​IMG]

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