Egg turning

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by chicken4little, Nov 27, 2015.

  1. chicken4little

    chicken4little Out Of The Brooder

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    How many times should I turn an egg a day?
     
  2. ChickenCanoe

    ChickenCanoe Chicken Obsessed

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    As many as you can but at least twice. The more the better - especially early in incubation.
    The embryo needs to access nutrition from the entire egg and turning does that as well as keeping the yolk suspended.
     

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