HELP ME!!!!...i dont know what to do...:(

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Toro, May 21, 2012.

  1. Toro

    Toro Songster

    May 18, 2012
    New Yawk
    I have 4 eggs in a homemade incubator, been candeling, and one seems like it will hatch but idk. It was supposed to hatch yesterday!! Should I keep waiting or what??(I used to have 7 but i cracked 3 open, no life there, two embryos... made me sad...[​IMG])How long should I wait??
  2. rooster98

    rooster98 Hatching

    May 11, 2012
    you should wait another 4 days, after a while the eggs start to stink.
  3. we2hens

    we2hens In the Brooder

    May 15, 2012
    Is it a still-air icubator or do you have a fan in it? The still air can take a little bit longer than the 21 days that is said for icubaion period. I have a still air incubator and one of my chicks hatched out 3 days late, the other was a week late. My second batch of eggs - one hatched out a couple days late again. Just leave the eggs in there. Don't open the incubator for at least a few more days. Like I said, one took a week past the "due date".
  4. Toro

    Toro Songster

    May 18, 2012
    New Yawk
    ok thanks and yeah it is a still air incubator

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