24/24 detached air cells, let's see how this goes!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by SarahIrl, Mar 16, 2012.

  1. SarahIrl

    SarahIrl Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I'm joining in Mahonri's Easter hatch, and I ordered 24 lovely rare brahma eggs. Rare in the fact that I cannot get these colours from people near me, and if I could I would want a seperate breeding line anyway. So, 8 each of Lemon Pyle, Darks and Pearl Partridge. Candled on arrival and every one of them has a detached air cell. This will be my incubating diary for most days on the progress with a few candling shots thrown in for good measure. I tend to candle every three days during incubation from day 4 to day 17. So, expect a few pics on those days. Setting tomorrow 17/03/2012.

    Wish me luck!
     
    Last edited: Mar 16, 2012
  2. FarmGirl01

    FarmGirl01 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Good luck for your hatch. I received some very special eggs Wednesday and all the air cells were loose. But I went ahead and set 6 under a broodie and the rest in the bator. It will be very interesting on how your hatch does. Can't wait for your updates.
     
  3. Ilovemyduckies

    Ilovemyduckies Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Good Luck. I bought some duck eggs, and all came with detached air cells too. They are developing fine. I even think one or two are twins :D So I'll see how that goes.
     

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