One should avoid putting silver forks (or any silverware) in a microwave oven.
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What kid of fork? Garden?
You have a choice if garden:
1. Only use on soft earth
2 Make the tines red hot and allow to cool slowly this will soften them so they bend rather than snap.
Oh and I suspect your fork is stainless steel which is more brittle than normal steel.