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Washing Eggs

Post by windwalkingwolf » Mon Sep 25, 2017 7:40 pm

Interesting article on antibacterial properties of egg bloom
http://www.uspoultry.org/research/respr ... _F070.html
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Re: Washing Eggs

Post by Killerbunny » Mon Sep 25, 2017 7:52 pm

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Re: Washing Eggs

Post by lolotsung » Sun Jul 31, 2022 7:47 am

When I was on vacation in France I dropped by a farmer's market and the eggs were covered in poop.

The "Chicken Chick" said it is safer not to consume poopy eggs:

https://the-chicken-chick.com/handling- ... eggs-from/

This article said H202 and UV was the best:

https://www.uspoultry.org/programs/rese ... _F041.html

I was told by a local farmer to wash in hot tap water.

I found washing to be quite a chore so I stopped washing 🙈🙈🙈
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Re: Washing Eggs

Post by Happy » Sun Jul 31, 2022 11:25 am

I don't wash my eggs until I'm ready to crack them and then I just run under Luke warm water (only if they need it). But I also don't have a lot of poop on them. Clean coop=clean eggs.
I haven't died from it yet so will keep going 😂
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