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The Long Term Storage of Fresh Eggs

Over the years, I have read various articles on the internet about methods of storing fresh eggs for extended periods of time without modern refrigeration.  This is a subject that I have seen quite a bit of discussion on ever since Doomsday Preppers appeared on TV.  One of the preppers was shown coating fresh eggs with mineral oil.

I have hesitated to write on this subject since I have until now not preformed any tests or seen any that I trusted.  I recently came across an old article in Mother Earth News from 1977.  In this article, they outline a series of test they performed on both fertile and unfertile eggs. …

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