I put in the very first egg my hen ever layed on September 6, 2009 and it now has pipped so I'm on count down for the zip. It is a silkie crossed with a silkie cochin mix. I will have pics soon. And I'll keep you up to date. This is my hen laying the egg the egg next to a small store bought egg The egg pipping The chick coming out pic throught the air vent hole to my homade bator It is soooo small ive never seen a chick as small as this one. Im waiting to get my turkey eggs monday!!!!