A couple of mini answers to your hatching questions-

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by gimmie birdies, Aug 10, 2013.

  1. gimmie birdies

    gimmie birdies Overrun With Chickens

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    1. How much longer after it peeps in the shell before it pecks a hole? A= it should be about a day.
    2. How much longer to wait after it pecks a hole before it hatches? A=it might be 12-24 hrs before the egg even moves again after pecking the hole.Be patient. Do not assist!

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    gimmie birdies Overrun With Chickens

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    New notes!- eggs must be put in incubator pointed end down! there is an air cell in the large end. air rises and if you put an egg in pointed end up the air bubble could break the egg yolk trying to get to the highest point of the egg. Eggs you plan to eat should also be stored this way.
     

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