What to do with eggs

Discussion in 'Managing Your Flock' started by Gazinga, Jul 30, 2008.

  1. Gazinga

    Gazinga Chook Norris

    what are some of the things you do with eggs?
    Besides the obvious eating, boiling, frying....etc......

    Such as, can you dehydrate and store eggs at all, or anything like that?

    What do some of you do with your eggs?
  2. BirdBoy88

    BirdBoy88 Angel Egg

    Dec 26, 2007
    We have about 35 egg laying hens and we sell there eggs

    but my bantys we have about 20+ of'em and we pickle there eggs...yum!

    i know didn't really answer your question... but i thought you should know anyway [​IMG]
    Last edited: Jul 30, 2008
  3. plucky

    plucky Out Of The Brooder

    Mar 30, 2008
    I haven't tried it, but I hear you can freeze eggs. Break them in a bowl, scramble them up, then put into a freezer safe bowl. Thaw in the refrigerator for use.

    Hope that helps!
  4. Akane

    Akane Overrun With Chickens

    Jun 15, 2008
  5. seminolewind

    seminolewind Flock Mistress Premium Member

    Sep 6, 2007
    spring hill, florida
    Starting this Friday, I'm going to stand out in my driveway with an egg sign at dinner time

    You can also look under recipes, eggs, chicken and get alot of ideas.
    Last edited: Jul 30, 2008
  6. Ladysonja

    Ladysonja Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 29, 2008
    Porter, Texas
    I have seen people sell eggs on craig's list... in my area, they are asking $3 a dozen.

    If anything put a sign on your mailbox (if you have one at the end of your driveway) or gate to let folks know you have eggs for sale and then you don't have to stand in the heat of summer selling eggs... SMILE!
  7. LilRalphieRoosmama

    LilRalphieRoosmama Officially Quacked

    Oct 15, 2007
    Elyria, OH
    We sell them and we also make pickled beets. The leftovers get boiled and put in with the beets. They are wonderful!
  8. newchickenfamily

    newchickenfamily Chillin' With My Peeps

    Once our 3 girls start laying [​IMG], we plan to share our extras with friends & family.
  9. hinkjc

    hinkjc Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

    Jan 11, 2007
    Some people blow them out and decorate them for collector items. I never had any luck trying it. I guess I'm not talented, but there are some really beautifully decorated eggs out there.

  10. BearSwampChick

    BearSwampChick Chicken Sensei

    Jan 10, 2008
    Marysville, OH
    I tried to plan the number of chicks to their average laying rate to supply enough for my family and a few extras for giveaways to keep the neighbors happy.
    Last edited: Jul 31, 2008

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