Hatching in Egg cartons Problem?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by bigkford, Jun 9, 2009.

  1. bigkford

    bigkford Songster

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    I have cochins eggs I thought I'd try the egg carton hatch. But instead of zipping around it is going down the side, IS THIS NORMAL?
     
  2. DANNY

    DANNY Songster

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    No they should zip around the big end and flip off the cap. That is the reason you shouldn't use a carton. Number one reason is it goes against everything that nature and progress has taught us.
     
  3. bigkford

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    This is first time with egg carton. It has piped through the shell and membrane but has not zipped any more. Do I help or see what happens? Not going to bed till it (he she) is out.
     

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