I DID A DUMMMMMM THING

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by ginbart, Apr 23, 2008.

  1. ginbart

    ginbart Overrun With Chickens

    Mar 9, 2008
    Bloomsburg, PA
    Yesterday I candled my eggs. I got one of those flash lights I heard everyone talking about on BYC. It worked great on my RIR's I could even see the veins. But when I went to check the one egg I saw, how do I want to say this [​IMG] . The inside of the egg looked like it was floating around so I thought it was no good. I check another one and the same thing. I must say I shook it a little. [​IMG] But when I looked longer at the second egg I saw movement. AND today is day 18, now I think I put them in the bator around 5pm. Do I need to wait until 5pm to take them out of the turner? Thanks for your help
     
  2. equine chick

    equine chick Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 9, 2007
    pennsylvania
    Yes I would wait til around 5 pm to take them out of your turner. Literally you are not at day 18 tl then.
     
  3. Tuffoldhen

    Tuffoldhen Flock Mistress

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    I always wait til the end of day 18 to take my turner out or stop turning the eggs if by hand...
     

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