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PostPosted: Fri Aug 12, 2016 5:49 pm 
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Hi all, I have two geese sitting and one laying. The white goose sitting on 8 eggs had a rather large long egg. It was a double yolker.
The young goose laying also had a double yolker. I of course removed them and they will make a great omelette.
Any one else getting doubles this year?

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 Post subject: Re: Big eggs
PostPosted: Sun Aug 21, 2016 7:59 pm 
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Any pics?

I have seen some BIG eggs in my days

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 Post subject: Re: Big eggs
PostPosted: Mon Aug 22, 2016 8:59 am 
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Hi Bill, will post one. I haven't eaten them yet. I fried my first goose egg a long time ago. It was like a very large duck egg in taste and the white was thick and strong. I put toast on the dinner plate and couldn't see the toast at all.

What do you all do with your goose and duck eggs.

A young lass (chef) here in Qld used my duck eggs and made a pavlova, she said it was so light and fluffy so to speak and held together so well. She also made a sponge and couldn't believe the difference.
Another lady mad a sponge for me in return for a dozen. It was so good.

I now have my first eight goslings hatch 3 days ago. So cute. I guess I have some photos to take for my brag book. 2 other girls still sitting and 3 ducks too.

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 Post subject: Re: Big eggs
PostPosted: Sun Aug 28, 2016 7:24 pm 
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Did you get the weight of them?

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 Post subject: Re: Big eggs
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Not yet, never thought about weighing them. I haven't eaten them yet so may have to before I do. ;)

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 Post subject: Re: Big eggs
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Would be good to know the weight :-D

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 Post subject: Re: Big eggs
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Like the goose that I am and have, I forgot to weigh them. icon_gaah! Oh well have to wait until next year.

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