Egg direction

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by barred rock, Nov 20, 2008.

  1. barred rock

    barred rock Out Of The Brooder

    when putting eggs in an incubator should the fat end be up or the skinny end.
     
  2. CindyS

    CindyS Chillin' With My Peeps

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    If using a turner, the fat end always up, otherwise just lay them on their sides.
     
  3. Pumpkinpup

    Pumpkinpup Poultry Princess

    Jul 16, 2008
    North-West Georgia
    Yes, big end always up if using a turner.
     
  4. barred rock

    barred rock Out Of The Brooder

    what will happen if the skinny end is up
    ive got about a week left on mine is it too late to turn them over
     
  5. Hi! Probably nothing terrible. Change them over now and hope for the best. Good luck!
    Lisa
     

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