Incubating N' Hatching eggs

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Sissy, Feb 10, 2009.

  1. Sissy

    Sissy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Thermometer that came with 1588
    always reads 100.. while the others , in the bater read
    100.6 steady for the past 3 days and the hum. 55
    this is only day 4 when should I candle day 7
    also wont that drop the temp as Icandle?
     
  2. katrinag

    katrinag Chillin' With My Peeps

    Most people candle betwwen days 7-11. The small amout of time it takes to candle will not hurt the eggs. Hens move off there nest a couple times a day to get someting to eat and drink.
     
  3. Sissy

    Sissy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    thanks , ur right.
    hens do get up and go
     

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