Question about store-bought white eggs

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by horsewishr, Mar 11, 2008.

  1. horsewishr

    horsewishr Songster

    Jul 7, 2007
    West Michigan
    I opened a few cartons of eggs today at the grocery store (to compare for size), and I was surprised to see how DULL they were. Are fresh white eggs glossy like brown eggs? Does the "industrial" cleaning strip the sheen off of the egg? Or are all white eggs dull? They were very unappealing.

    (I always buy "eggshell" finish when I paint. These eggs were definitely a "flat" finish.)
  2. silkiechicken

    silkiechicken Staff PhD


    I thought my white eggs were pretty glossy.. just like the brown ones. Don't remember store ones.

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