candling!!! HELP

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by froggy, Jun 4, 2008.

  1. froggy

    froggy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    do you have to check every egg, and when is the last day to check and get rid of non feritle ones please
     
  2. s6bee

    s6bee Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jul 1, 2007
    Western, NY
    Did you check this learning page?
    I've never hatched eggs, but you should check all eggs in case one is dead or with a crack. Bacteria can grow and cause a problem if you left it there I think.

    https://www.backyardchickens.com/LC-hatch.html
     
  3. Eggseronious

    Eggseronious Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Do a google search "egg candling" you will find lots of pics. I cant tell U the exact sites its been so long since I done the search, but get these pics in your mind and when U candle a dozen it will stay with you. [​IMG]
     
  4. VanSintjan

    VanSintjan Out Of The Brooder

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