stored eggs

Discussion in 'Quail' started by DRAGGINZUZU, Feb 3, 2011.

  1. DRAGGINZUZU

    DRAGGINZUZU Out Of The Brooder

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    Ok I have too many eggs to keep up with my bator. I have been storing them on the counter turning twice a day and I want to keep the fresher ones for incubating. they have been on the counter for 10 days and I know fertility drops after that are they safe to put in the fridge and eat after being stored for over a week at room temp?
     
  2. jm93030

    jm93030 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    yes they are ok to eat
    or if you dont feel confortable

    you can boil them
    chopped them and give it to the quails for extra protein
     
  3. _Randall_

    _Randall_ Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 3, 2009
    Grenada, Ms
    Boil'em for 7 minutes......peel'em........put the salt and pepper shaker to'em......and enjoy..... [​IMG]
     
  4. joe125

    joe125 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Sep 20, 2010
    I would treat any eggs that were not for sale as hatching or I couldn't set as eatable. I would wash, dry and refrigerate them around day 1-2.

    That's just me. I would toss any egg 7-10 days old as, non-hatch-able and non-eatable.
    This is just MHO!
     

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