how long do eggs last for eating in a nesting box?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by Finn's Mom, Aug 9, 2010.

  1. Finn's Mom

    Finn's Mom Songster

    My girls just started laying eggs and it is super hot here. How long can an egg sit out in the heat before it becomes inedible?

    (no I don't want to eat them whilst in the nesting box LOL, sorry)
    Last edited: Aug 9, 2010

  2. Imp

    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle

    I think in the super hot no more than a day or two. No cracks either.


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