Chicken eggs

Hernan Espinoza espinoza at cgl.ucsf.edu
Wed Dec 4 14:17:24 EST 1996


Laurie Davison <ldavison at pop.uky.edu> writes:

:No, the eggs you buy in a grocery store are not fertilized as the hens 
:in chicken laying houses have no access to a rooster. If you buy your 
:eggs from a local farm, however, the chances are great that you're 
:getting fertilized eggs.

	Your chances are even higher if you buy eggs marked "Fertilized"
at your local yuppie supermarket.  (I kid you not)  -Hernan



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