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Farmer's egg may break world record

March 2, 2011 12:00:00 AM PST
A farmer in Iowa has what he thinks is a record-breaking egg.

The egg from Nathan Batten's farm measures 3.5 inches long and 6.5 inches in diameter.

Batten has sent word to the Guinness Book of World Records to see whether he has a record holder. As for the chicken that laid the egg-- she took a week off before laying another one.