first hatch.......

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by flickx, May 7, 2009.

  1. flickx

    flickx New Egg

    May 7, 2009
    Im on day 7 (well the eggs went in to the incubator last weds evening so im counting on full days) hatching 6 appleyard and 6 runner duck eggs. Candled them today - one is defintely dead (there are bits of white germ which looks like off milk), 7 have nice veins in them but nothing much seems to have happened in the other eggs. My question is how long so i leave these eggs if nothing seems to be happening? or should i just leave them and see what happens?

  2. gabrielle1976

    gabrielle1976 Overrun With Chickens

    Feb 21, 2009
    Columbia river gorge
    I would give them till day 10 at lest maybe even day 14 JUST IN CASE

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