Hot eggs help

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by fangaddict, Jul 16, 2016.

  1. fangaddict

    fangaddict Out Of The Brooder

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    [​IMG] my sons did not bring the eggs in while i was on vacation. [​IMG] im talking 90-100° for a week. Are these eggs even edible now? Should i chunk them in the trash?
     
  2. Mrs. K

    Mrs. K Overrun With Chickens

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    Well, I think I would feed mine back to the chckens. Just crack a couple and stir into the layer feed.

    I would definitely put into a small bowl before cooking with them to check, but I really think I would feed them to the chicken.

    Mrs K
     
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  3. bobbi-j

    bobbi-j Chicken Obsessed

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    I wouldn't use them. They might be fine, but... then they might be [​IMG]
     
  4. Folly's place

    Folly's place Chicken Obsessed

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    How much are those eggs worth? Really? Food poisoning is NOT fun! And I wouldn't feed them to any other critters either. Mary
     
  5. BantyChooks

    BantyChooks Flock Master Premium Member

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    At 90-100 for a week, they certainly have development, that is, if they are fertile. And even if they aren't, I would not risk it. Chuck them.
     
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  6. sumi

    sumi Égalité Staff Member

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    I'd throw them. At those temperatures there is a good change they started developing some and that is the last thing you'd want to see if you open them…
     
  7. Mrs. K

    Mrs. K Overrun With Chickens

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    You know, on further consideration of this, I think chucking them might be the best answer.
     
  8. fangaddict

    fangaddict Out Of The Brooder

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    I forgot to mention i don't have a roo. Anyhow, thank you all for your help. Into the trash they go....... 2 and a half dozen. [​IMG]i feel so wasteful. But i would feel horrible if someone gets sick. We give our extras to friends.
     
  9. bobbi-j

    bobbi-j Chicken Obsessed

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    Rooster or not, that long that hot, I'd have done the same thing. Best not to take the chance.
     

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