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liquid on eggs

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by ukchickengirl, Sep 25, 2007.

  1. ukchickengirl

    ukchickengirl Chillin' With My Peeps

    Hi - on one of the other eggs that are due next wed there is some crytalised liquid on the shell, doesnt seem to be oozing from anywhere but should i bin it to be on the safe side??

    H x
     
  2. justusnak

    justusnak Flock Mistress

    I would carefully...and I mean VERY carefully...candle it. Sounds to me like it might be rotten. P U !!
     
  3. hinkjc

    hinkjc Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    You won't even need to candle it..just put it up to your nose. That will tell you for sure if it needs to be tossed.

    Jody
     

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