Hidden nest! How good are the eggs now???

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by wndytyme, Oct 25, 2014.

  1. wndytyme

    wndytyme Out Of The Brooder

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    Hi everyone! We noticed a big decrease in one of our hens and how much she was laying. I happened to be running around the yard today and looked deep inside the bush and low and behold there was a nest there. it had 10 eggs in it!! Question for you all… Are these eggs still good? My guess is she's been doing this over the last week or so, I just don't know. Help! It breaks my heart to think that I might have to throw them away! [​IMG]
     
  2. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    Unwashed eggs keep for quite a while not refrigerated, so they could still be good. I'd just open them carefully one at a time when you used them.
     
  3. AussieChics

    AussieChics Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Can try the good old float test. If theu sink its good. If it floats chuck it
     

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