How do you know?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by sepaditty1, Sep 4, 2013.

  1. sepaditty1

    sepaditty1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    We've been getting eggs for about 6 weeks. So far, I've only broken into a few that have been fertilized. I'm kicking around the idea of incubating some. Isn't there a way you can tell whether or not they're fertilized before you break them?
     
  2. Veer67

    Veer67 Chillin' With My Peeps

    No, I don't think there is, usually people break their eggs to see if their flock can produce fertile eggs.
     
  3. sepaditty1

    sepaditty1 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Ok, thanks. So...when you break it open. Is that thick, white spot on the yolk anything? Or does it have to be the little red dot?



    Whichever it is, then I assume that when I get to the point where most of my eggs have it, that is when I should try to put some in the incubator???
     
  4. Veer67

    Veer67 Chillin' With My Peeps

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