fertile

Discussion in 'Quail' started by thomas1950, Feb 13, 2013.

  1. thomas1950

    thomas1950 Out Of The Brooder

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    Is there a way to tell if a egg is fertile, when you take them out of the cage .crack them open and look for what ? These are cortunix texas a& m .
     
  2. James the Bald

    James the Bald Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Check out this link: (CLICK HERE) Somebody correct me if I am wrong, but all eggs "operate" on the same principals.
     
  3. thomas1950

    thomas1950 Out Of The Brooder

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    Just sampled 15 more no donuts , Looks like I have bunch of duds, about 40 .Any thing I can do?
     
  4. TwoCrows

    TwoCrows Show me the way old friend... Staff Member

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    Depending on where you are located, fertility may be low due to being winter. The lower light and colder temps causes lower fertility rates in both the males and the females.
     
  5. MrNappy

    MrNappy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Shouldn't it be checked 12-24 hours after its in room temp? (I don't know, just wondering)
     

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