can i candle my duck eggs on day 27

Discussion in 'Geese' started by nikkis224, Mar 12, 2012.

  1. nikkis224

    nikkis224 Out Of The Brooder

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    today is day 27. i have keep the humidity and temp right and nothing has really happened. candled them day 25 before lockdown and they all look big and filled most of the egg. i saw a little movement last night but nothing has happened sense than. it is my first time hatch any info would be great. thank you!
     
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    thank you for answering. is it normal for nothing to be happening right now
     
  4. exner60

    exner60 Out Of The Brooder

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    I am not an expert by any means but if you candle, you should see some movement in the higher end of the air space...at least I did on all four of mine that just hatched. Two of mine took their sweet time and I thought that I had lost them but they just need a little bit more time.
     

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