How long do you leave infertile eggs in bator

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by chicksooner, Nov 19, 2012.

  1. chicksooner

    chicksooner Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I was thinking I needed to take them out but then I thought I would leave them in until lock down to help as heat holders. They are not stinkin and were fresh from my chickens. Is it ok to leave them?
     
  2. Yiannisk

    Yiannisk Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I would not take the chance of living an infertile egg in the bator it can take just one night for an infertile egg to crack and pollute the incu
     
  3. kizanne

    kizanne Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I leave mine in til about day 12-15 so I can make sure they were infertile. I have noticed that some of my eggs just seem to look different. I've had eggs I thought were infertile show growth and hatch. So I'm a little cautious about throwing out eggs.
     

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