How long can eggs stay on the counter at room temperature?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Kuntry Klucker, Aug 8, 2011.

  1. Kuntry Klucker

    Kuntry Klucker Premium Member

    Jun 9, 2010
    Tennesee Smoky Mts.
    Does anyone know how long a fresh egg can stay at room temperature?

    Just wondering.

    Thanks [​IMG]
  2. kidcody

    kidcody Overrun With Chickens

    Just recently I heard Martha Stewart say 4 days on the counter, if Martha does that, well good enough for Martha good enough for us [​IMG]
  3. Davlyn

    Davlyn Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 6, 2010
    Pike , NH
    This is just about the ?? I was going 2 ask. I just found an egg under thee ferns that my chicks rest under 2 stay cool& so on. I have found a couple there B 4. I would say it cannot B more than 4 days , as I am on egg watch with hens that should B just startn'. Would it B safe 4 me 2 eat Or should I toss it ??

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