Weird goop on eggs...

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by mishmith, Nov 13, 2014.

  1. mishmith

    mishmith New Egg

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    I would have thought it was from a broken egg, but there's no evidence if it was. What else would make my eggs sticky like that, and are they still safe to eat?[​IMG]
     
  2. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend... Staff Member

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    Hello there and welcome to BYC! [​IMG]

    That looks like broken eggs to me. The birds are really good and cleaning up what they can eat. I think you may have had a cracked egg or a yolk laid and the birds went to town on it and left your eggs all....well, eggy! LOL
     
  3. mishmith

    mishmith New Egg

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    Thanks! My chickens just started laying a couple months ago, but I didn't think they would still be laying those funny shell-less things anymore!
    With a cleaning before cooking these are still edible?
     
  4. BantamLover21

    BantamLover21 Overrun With Chickens

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    X2 on Two Crows. If you clean the eggs and cook them thoroughly, they should still be safe to eat.
     
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  5. Wyandottes7

    Wyandottes7 Overrun With Chickens

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    Welcome to BYC! [​IMG]We're glad to have you.

    Yes, if the eggs are washed and cooked well, you can probably eat them safely.
     
  6. Mountain Peeps

    Mountain Peeps Change is inevitable, like the seasons Premium Member

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    I often get eggs like that too. As long as you cook them throughly, they'll be fine.
     
  7. sunflour

    sunflour Flock Master Premium Member

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  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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  9. Kelsie2290

    Kelsie2290 True BYC Addict Premium Member

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    Hello :frow and Welcome To BYC!
     

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