The Basics of Egg Storage

The Basics of Egg Storage

The Basics of Egg Storage Picture this; A spread of your favorite home design magazine features a charming farmhouse kitchen and it catches your eye, a skelter or bowl full of seemingly fresh backyard eggs. But wait, eggs outside of the refrigerator? Is that safe? In...
How To Make Cured Egg Yolks

How To Make Cured Egg Yolks

How To Make Cured Egg Yolks There are so many egg recipes out there for your farm fresh eggs, but sometimes you want to try something a bit different.  A great recipe to try, and really amaze your family and friends is cured egg yolks. Many thoughts come to mind with...
Let’s Learn: Chicken Egg Anatomy 101

Let’s Learn: Chicken Egg Anatomy 101

Egg Anatomy 101 As an Agriculture teacher and Meyer Hatchery team member one of my favorite topics to teach about is poultry. There are so many topics and discussions to cover that I could teach a year round class on poultry alone and would not be able to cover...
Cleaning and Storing Your Freshly Laid Eggs

Cleaning and Storing Your Freshly Laid Eggs

 Cleaning and Storing Chicken’s Freshly Laid Eggs Some of life’s finest pleasures consist of acquiring your chickens’ freshly laid eggs. There is great excitement that comes from knowing you have that special ingredient for breakfast, lunch, dinner, or...
What are Pullet Eggs?

What are Pullet Eggs?

What are Pullet Eggs? It’s always an exciting moment when your chicken lays her first egg.  Unless you are warned beforehand, you probably had no idea that they would lay such a small egg.  These first eggs that your hens are laying are called pullet eggs. A pullet is...