help - only 1 egg hatched on day 22

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by shaggy, Nov 22, 2010.

  1. shaggy

    shaggy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Saturday was day 21

    today is day 23 and there are no cracks or anything to indicate that any more are going to hatch



    how long do i give them until either cracking them open myself or tossing them?
    how long do i keep the hatched one in the incubator before i have to give it food and water?
     
  2. sheila3935

    sheila3935 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I waited til day 25 I hatched 22 out of 23 in October 14 hatched day 21 5 hatched day 22 2 hatched day 23 1 hatched day 24. I have 4 in the incubator now due to hatch Thanksgiving day. these are mixes from my chickens the first were eggs I got from a farm near me. This time I started with 13 and 4 were fertile. These were test eggs to see if my eggs were fertile.
     
  3. shaggy

    shaggy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i am pretty sure they are fertile. last time i candled them, they were all dark inside .... except 1 --- and i took it out this morning
     
  4. shaggy

    shaggy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    so ... 2 more days?
     

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