Can You Eat a Fertilized Chicken Egg?


One can eat fertilized chicken eggs since the chicken embryo has not yet developed. The eggs should be collected daily after they are laid to prevent them from being incubated and the embryo developing. One characteristic of eggs which have just been laid is that they have a blood spot on the yolk.
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it is held up to a candle light.
The rooster holds the hen down by the back of her neck and
If the hen that laid the egg was with a rooster it most likely is fertile. However both fertile and infertile eggs are nearly identical until they are incubated. After about 7 days
I've heard of people with this problem. They say the best way is to keep them cooped until late morning or later. Hopefully, they will have laid by then. If need be, leave that
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You can eat fertilized eggs if the chick embryo hasn't developed. Home-grown eggs are more likely to be fertilized but once in the refrigerator the chick embryo stops developing. A fertile egg needs temps of 99+ degrees and high humidity to develop.
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