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Day 23 and only 4 of my thirty hatched.

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I have thirty remaining eggs after the day 14 candle and only four hatched so far. Non currently pipping. They're father is Jersey giant... do they take longer?
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Don't think so, but I've never had them.  When did the last one hatch and what day are you on?  Shipped eggs or local?

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Local and today
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Tomorrow morning will be day24
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Do you have a still or forced air incubator?  What was your temp running at?  Did you have more than one thermometer?  Did you calibrate them ahead of time?

 

Usually with a late hatch it is due to low temps... how did they look when you candled at lock down?

Some days you just have to put on the hat and remind them who they are dealing with. Release the flying monkies!

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Some days you just have to put on the hat and remind them who they are dealing with. Release the flying monkies!

~Miracles DO happen!~

~Life is not disposable.~


~You do the best you can with the information you have at the time. When you know better, you do better.~
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Forced air. Temperature was99.5 and I used my hvac thermocoupler to test thermometer at the beginning I'm going to retest today.
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When decide that it's time candle and then if no movement very slowly open the shell starting at the air sac. Do an eggtopsy on the unhatched. That can help you determine what went wrong.

Some days you just have to put on the hat and remind them who they are dealing with. Release the flying monkies!

~Miracles DO happen!~

~Life is not disposable.~


~You do the best you can with the information you have at the time. When you know better, you do better.~
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Some days you just have to put on the hat and remind them who they are dealing with. Release the flying monkies!

~Miracles DO happen!~

~Life is not disposable.~


~You do the best you can with the information you have at the time. When you know better, you do better.~
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