fertile duck eggs???

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by fosterchick, Jan 29, 2008.

  1. fosterchick

    fosterchick Songster

    If I crack open a duck egg, how do you tell if it is fertile? Is it like the white spot on the yolk, in a chicken egg??
  2. brooster

    brooster Songster

    Jun 14, 2007
    northwest Ohio
    I would imagine. [​IMG]
  3. fosterchick

    fosterchick Songster

    I guess we will find out then tomorrow when I crack it open. I can't wait!!!!
  4. DuckLady

    DuckLady Administrator

    Jan 11, 2007
    NE Washington State
    Yes, it is the same as a chicken egg. A germinal disc forming a distinct ring indicates fertility. A blurred ring indicates the opposite.

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