Fresh Eggs

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Chick_in_Indiana, Apr 7, 2008.

  1. Chick_in_Indiana

    Chick_in_Indiana Songster

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    Can you tell if a fresh eggs is fertile before you put in in the bator? Or do you have to leave it in there a few days for someting to start growing?
     
  2. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude

    Last edited: Apr 7, 2008
  3. Chick_in_Indiana

    Chick_in_Indiana Songster

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    How long?
     
  4. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude

    You won't be able to see anything by candling, at least not reliably, till about Day 6-7 unless you have an intensely bright candling light.
     
  5. Chick_in_Indiana

    Chick_in_Indiana Songster

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    Waiting that long is going to kill me [​IMG] Thanks for the help.
     

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