Tip up or Tip Down in carton?

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by leasmom, Feb 26, 2009.

  1. leasmom

    leasmom Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I thought it was tip up. Is it?
     
  2. miss_jayne

    miss_jayne Lady_Jayne

    Jun 26, 2008
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    tip down.
     
  3. the1much

    the1much Currently Birdless Hippy

    point it to the ground.. like mrs. teeth said ^^
     
  4. Chicken Girl

    Chicken Girl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] Tip down [​IMG]
     
  5. sloallie10

    sloallie10 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Nov 8, 2008
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    ta ta ta ta ta ta ta ta at tip.... dow dow dow dow dow dow doe wdow dow d dow down.........(im bored)
     
  6. Master S.M.C

    Master S.M.C Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Tip down is smart
     
  7. Tuffoldhen

    Tuffoldhen Flock Mistress

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    Master S.M.C :

    Tip down is smart

    Yup!! The big end is where the air cell is, so it's the pointy end down in the turners!!​
     
  8. leasmom

    leasmom Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm just starting to sell my eggs and a guy that used to package eggs turned them over and told me that.
     
  9. the1much

    the1much Currently Birdless Hippy

    heheheehe,,,,
    "pointy end down,
    so the top is nice and round..
     
  10. JennsPeeps

    JennsPeeps Rhymes with 'henn'

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    I've always done tip down. I write the date on the rounded end so that's the side I put up.

    Tip down also keeps the yolk suspended in the middle of the white, which makes for nicely centered yolks on fried eggs.
     

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