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candling EE eggs

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by trunkman, Apr 20, 2012.

  1. trunkman

    trunkman Chillin' With My Peeps

    Dec 26, 2009
    Rock Hill SC
    Today was day 7 and was time to candle the eggs, I mostly have brown eggs and can see the veins pretty well but the EE egg shells are much thicker than the brown eggs and I can't see through the shell, how can I tell if it is developing or not? Should I just leave them till they are done hatching or is there a way to tell if they are developing?
     

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