Egg Safety: Proper Handling of Eggs

Egg Safety: Proper Handling of Eggs

Eggs are part of a healthy well-balanced diet and are incredibly nutritious. They provide protein and a host of important vitamins and minerals, including iron, vitamin B-12, choline, lutein, phosphorus, riboflavin, and selenium.  Eggs are also incredibly cheap...
Methods Used in Hatching Chicken Eggs

Methods Used in Hatching Chicken Eggs

What are the different methods used in hatching chicken eggs? One method is called incubation, and includes two main types: natural and artificial. With natural incubation, the broody hen sits on the eggs all day long for 21 days to incubate them until they hatch. She...