1. If this is your first time on BYC, we suggest you start with one of these three options:
    Raising Chickens Chicken Coops Join BYC
    Not a member yet? join BYC here & then introduce yourself in our community forum here.

how do you blow out an egg?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by mycountrycabin, Apr 17, 2008.

  1. mycountrycabin

    mycountrycabin Songster

    123
    1
    129
    Mar 29, 2008
    rockingham,N.C.
    i was wondering how to blow uot an egg so you can keep it ?
     
  2. 92caddy

    92caddy Egg Lover

    1,571
    12
    171
    May 18, 2007
    Portland, IN
    what I do is make a hole in the botton of the egg, the pointed end, I make that hole about the size of a pencil eraser or smaller [ i make mine smaller, but til you get the hang of it, you'll want the bigger holes] and then I make a pin hole at the other end and blow. Then I rise it out by putting water in it and shaking it up, I do that a couple of times. You want to try to get the skin out of the inside of the egg, when it starts to come out, I get hold of it and pull it out. Good luck...........
     
  3. paisleycj

    paisleycj In the Brooder

    97
    0
    29
    Apr 15, 2008
    Minnesota
    My grandma used to do it. you take a sewing needle and poke a hole into both ends of the egg, then blow out the egg. I think she used to use the needle to break the yolk first. gotta be a trial and error type of thing.
     
  4. MissPrissy

    MissPrissy Crowing Premium Member

    24,434
    63
    371
    May 7, 2007
    Forks, Virginia

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by: