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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by stowle72511, Aug 25, 2014.

  1. stowle72511

    stowle72511 In the Brooder

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    I'm new here. I have 2 Pekin ducks that are 21 weeks as of tomorrow. One male one female. My female just had her 1st eggs today 3 of them! I'm curious as to what everyone does with the 1st eggs. I read that you should throw them away cause the 1st eggs are when the female is getting all the gunk out of her system. Is this true? [​IMG][/IMG]
     
  2. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons

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  3. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Crowing

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    [​IMG] Glad you joined us!

    Feel free to ask lots of questions! We're all here to help. [​IMG]

    I've never heard of not eating the first egg, but it is up to you, as to whether you want to eat it.
     
  4. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Crowing

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    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG]We're glad to have you.

    I've never heard of that, but I don't raise ducks (only chickens). I'd definitely check out the duck section of these forums for an accurate answer.
     
  5. stowle72511

    stowle72511 In the Brooder

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    I posted in the duck forum no response yet. Lol
     
  6. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 Free Ranging

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC!
     
  7. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Bird is the Word

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    I have never heard of that either. But you might wait for a response in the duck section. [​IMG]

    Enjoy your ducks and welcome to our flock!
     
  8. arkansas55

    arkansas55 Chirping

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    hello and welcome,i don't have duck's but congrat's on the 1st eggs!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
     
  9. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years.

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    [​IMG]hello and welcome to BYC. I don't have ducks but, that sounds like an 'old wives tale.' You could crack one open and see if it looks like a regular egg.
     
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