Geting fresh eggs

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Lovleychicken, Apr 2, 2016.

  1. Lovleychicken

    Lovleychicken Out Of The Brooder

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    Hey I am geting fresh eggs but....
     
  2. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

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  3. jayn56

    jayn56 New Egg

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    But what? Ol Greg mare
     
  4. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    you left us dangling - you get eggs " but " but what???
     
  5. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Monkey Business Premium Member

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    But... you don't know how to make omelettes?, you are allergic to eggs, the shells are soft? Me thinks a little more info would be helpful [​IMG] Anyhow, welcome to BYC!

    CT
     
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  6. Lovleychicken

    Lovleychicken Out Of The Brooder

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    Ok I did not know what I was saying no I am not ellergic to eggs
     
  7. N F C

    N F C eggnog time! Premium Member Project Manager

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    So what are you saying?

    I'm so confused, sigh.

    Welcome anyway!
     
  8. Lovleychicken

    Lovleychicken Out Of The Brooder

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    Ok fine can you tell if a egg is bad or not?
     
  9. Ol Grey Mare

    Ol Grey Mare One egg shy of a full carton. ..... Premium Member

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    There are a few things you can do. If you maintain a healthy flock, gather eggs daily and store properly there is less of a chance of a "bad" egg....but if you are unsure of the freshness you can start with a "float test"....a fresh egg will lay at the bottom of a container of water, as freshness fares the fat end will be seen to lift up of the bottom of the container, a bad or unfresh egg will float completely. From there, for eggs to be cooked outside the shell you can crack the egg into a dish and observe the consistency of the white and yolk, smell for foul outdoor and observe the color of the egg and inside of the shell.
     
    Last edited: Apr 4, 2016
  10. NickyKnack

    NickyKnack Love is Silkie soft!

    Hello!
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    Welcome to BYC and the coop! There's a lot of great peeps here! Feel free to ask lots of questions. But most of all, make yourself at home. I'm so glad you decided to join the BYC family. I look forward to seeing you around BYC. X2 on Ol Grey Mare. :thumbsup
     

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