I started with 24 silkie eggs. Candled at day 10 all 8 white silkie eggs where clear down to 16. Day 17 candled again 8 quit right around first candling down to 8. Day 19 1 hatched. Today day 21 two more hatch. Still hopefull for the other 5. I feel like an April fool myself i now how to hatch been doin it for 15 years.But I sure messed this one up!!!