Are these 6 day old maran eggs furtile ??

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Hammy79, Jan 17, 2017.

  1. Hammy79

    Hammy79 Just Hatched

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    Hi there new to incubating my own eggs and would love a secound opinion as to if these eggs are furtile . The dark mass seems abit large for a yolk .....[​IMG]
     
  2. Egghead_Jr

    Egghead_Jr Overrun With Chickens

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    Your not going to see much through the dark shell of Marans egg. Wait till day 10 and try again to see veins. A high lumens flashlight will help too. They sell them blinding 500 and even 1000 lumens now.
     
  3. Bryam

    Bryam Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You should see bloodvessels, otherwise the mass you are looking at is simply the yolk in the egg.
     
  4. Hammy79

    Hammy79 Just Hatched

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    Can see viens as the shells are chocolate brown
     
  5. Hammy79

    Hammy79 Just Hatched

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    Ok thanks egg , just didn't know if you could tell by size
     

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