is this blue egg fertile

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by twunker, Nov 9, 2012.

  1. twunker

    twunker Chillin' With My Peeps

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    incubated 12 days
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  2. kizanne

    kizanne Chillin' With My Peeps

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    most likely. They don't form air pockets if they aren't fertile.
     
  3. Pele

    Pele Chillin' With My Peeps

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    All eggs have an air cell, fertile or not.

    Your light source is insufficient, and is not producing enough light to show the interior of the egg beyond the cell.
     
  4. kizanne

    kizanne Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My infertile eggs do not look like that.
     
  5. Cotton42

    Cotton42 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Looks like there is a chick in there to me! That's what my EE eggs look like when they are incubating. If it wasn't developing it would be much clearer.
     
  6. Mavrk

    Mavrk Chillin' With My Peeps

    Have you candled the egg earlier in development? Were you able to see through it at that point with that light? Without brighter light the comparison is what I would go off of. But I am no expert by any means.
     
  7. t/m

    t/m Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I didn't have a very good light and some of mine looked like that... and they hatched. Yep 3 out 4 were roosters!
     
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