Question about cooking eggs that have been candled

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by henney penny, Mar 26, 2012.

  1. henney penny

    henney penny Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I had quite a few infertile eggs that I candles at 7 day,Can you cook them up and feed them back to the chickens,I hate to waste them.I did cook them and they looked and smelled ok but thought I would see if anyone has done this before.
     
  2. AinaWGSD

    AinaWGSD Chillin' With My Peeps

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    That's what I did with all of the eggs that were clear when we candled at day 4. The two that we candled and declared clear on day 5 I just cracked into a bowl and fed raw to the dog. Both the hens and the dog seem to be none the worse for eating them.
     

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