It has begun

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Tumbling K, Dec 23, 2015.

  1. Tumbling K

    Tumbling K Overrun With Chickens

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    big air sac, less humidity, little air sac more humidity.
     
  2. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

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    If the air sacs are too big at day 7 candling they are losing too much moisture so you need to up the humidity.
    If they are too small at day 7 candling they are not losing enough moisture so bring you humidity down.

    You had right in your first post!!
     
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  3. WalnutHill

    WalnutHill Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

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    If the air cell is too large, add more humidity, but not to dripping. If the air cell is too small, allow the humidity to drop for a couple of days. Recheck after 2 days and adjust as necessary.
     
  4. Tumbling K

    Tumbling K Overrun With Chickens

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    thanks.
     
  5. ChickenLady2014

    ChickenLady2014 Feathered Frenzy

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    She's right Bert, once those babies start hatching it nothing but chicken TV. No matter how old you are :gig Good luck with you hatch [​IMG]
     
  6. Tumbling K

    Tumbling K Overrun With Chickens

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    hey, just a little over 18 days to go, or there abouts........
     
  7. Yorkshire Coop

    Yorkshire Coop Moderator Staff Member

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    I have that long to wait for chick pics!! :th
     
  8. Plucky Clucks

    Plucky Clucks Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Hatched 2am Sunday

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    Next batch due the 26th

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  9. Wishing4Wings

    Wishing4Wings Isn't it Amazing? Premium Member

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    Is there some way to section off the incubator so all the green eggs could be together?
     
  10. Tumbling K

    Tumbling K Overrun With Chickens

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    Good variety of eggs, Plucky
     

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