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Day 26 Duck egg questions

Discussion in 'Hatch-A-Longs' started by Odette84x, Jun 6, 2017.

  1. Odette84x

    Odette84x In the Brooder

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    It's day 26 as of today it's nerve wracking. I hear no peeps yet but I put one of the eggs to my ear and hear tapping does that mean it's almost time?. Also I put them on lock down is it OK to do it on day 26?. I have been spraying the eggs as well. The humidity is up too and I stopped the egg turning today. Am I doing the right thing??.
     

  2. Hybridchucks

    Hybridchucks Free Ranging

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    you should have done it on day 25......but...whats humidity on? temp? ;)
     
  3. Odette84x

    Odette84x In the Brooder

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    Humidity is at 80 and temp is at 100.0
     
  4. Hybridchucks

    Hybridchucks Free Ranging

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    I would turn down humidity until hatching and pip day.....the temp is perfect! xx
     
  5. Odette84x

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    Omg!! So I came home after work yesterday and saw beginning signs of ducklings ready to hatch. The eggs are cracked in one part of the egg where the air sac is . How long does it take for the ducklings to fully hatch after this?. It's day 27 today.
     
    Last edited: Jun 7, 2017

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