double yolks

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by debdave, Sep 20, 2010.

  1. debdave

    debdave New Egg

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    Just a question, my 4 hens are laying jumbo eggs and many of them are double yolkers. IF we had a rooster and the eggs were fertilized, is it possible that two chicks could hatch from one egg?
     
  2. PunkinPeep

    PunkinPeep Chillin' With My Peeps

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    It has happened, but it is very rare. I would not recommend incubating double yolkers.
     

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