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Any pics, duck, 6 day quitter? And what would/could cause it? My sense says bacteria... Maybe. Wasn't the only one that quit on same day. No odor and no discoloration. What would a bacterial quit look like?

What did the inside of the shell look like?

-Kathy
post #112 of 116
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What did the inside of the shell look like?

-Kathy
A fetus (like your post #45 ) starting to break down and not as progressed. The yolk was a nice yellow no off colors of yolk or shell. No odor. Today is day 8 of incubation.
post #113 of 116
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What did the inside of the shell look like?

-Kathy
A fetus (like your post #45 ) starting to break down and not as progressed. The yolk was a nice yellow no off colors of yolk or shell. No odor. Today is day 8 of incubation.

Hmmm... Need to do a little research.

-Kathy
post #114 of 116
The shell was clean. I didn't clean it. Bator was sterilized last season. I've left the other eggs in bator (have to go get ziplock bags) will crack another quitter a send a pic. When I get to civilization!
post #115 of 116
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Try without the bag... Make hole small in air cell, then slowly peel away the air cell shell and try pouring the contents onto a plate.

-Kathy
post #116 of 116
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I suspect this is were bacteria entered the shell:

 

 

 

 

And maybe that is what caused the death of this one:

 

 

 

 

-Kathy


Edited by casportpony - 2/9/16 at 11:14am
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