How soon can you see growth?

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by MakNat, Dec 21, 2009.

  1. MakNat

    MakNat Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Today at 3:30 will be 72 hours in. I still can't tell if they are even fertile. Is it too soon... I know I'm jumping the gun.. I'm really nervous. They are Leghorns and I am REALLY wanting them!!!!
     
  2. Steve_of_sandspoultry

    Steve_of_sandspoultry Overrun With Chickens

    I would wait 7 days.

    Steve in NC
     
  3. abooth

    abooth Chillin' With My Peeps

    sometimes day 5
     
  4. rosaline

    rosaline Chillin' With My Peeps

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    [​IMG] I candled mine to day. They have been in for 76 hours. I used my daughters wind up light. When I carefully roll the eggs above the light I could see a dark blob slowly move. On 3 others I couldnt tell. Its easyer to tell on the 7 th day.
    But look closley its amazing [​IMG]
     

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