Hatchability of dormant duck eggs

Trenary Duck Farm

In the Brooder
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May 21, 2009
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This question comes up a lot. Cornell University has a good article here.

For best results, set eggs within 1-3 days from the time they were laid. There is an average loss of about 3% hatchability for eggs stored 7 days before setting, and about 10% loss for those stored 14 days.
 

1lpoock

Spruce Creek Waterfowl
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Apr 20, 2009
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Nice article...good find!
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