how do you handle a loose or scrambled egg.

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Lacrystol, Jul 27, 2011.

  1. Lacrystol

    Lacrystol Hatching Helper

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    I would like to know what you do when you get an egg that has been scrambled or has a loose air cell and manage to get it to hatch. Or do you just toss it?
     
  2. CelticOaksFarm

    CelticOaksFarm Family owned, family run

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    Scrambled is different from a loose air cell. Scrambled is no hope for saving, the insides slosh everywhere. Loose air cell the cell isn't ruptured, but moves and may or may not result in a hatch.
     
  3. Lacrystol

    Lacrystol Hatching Helper

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    Have you had any loose air cell eggs that have hatched? If so what did you do, I have one going into lockdown tonight but for the life of me can't remember what I did.haha now I just got another shipment and 14 are loose and I think one is scrambled but I'm not sure how to tell.
     
  4. rebelcowboysnb

    rebelcowboysnb Confederate Money Farm

    I have heard people day to stand the egg with a loose air cell on end an don't turn it for at least the first 3 or 4 days.
     

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