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Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by djronron, Mar 14, 2016.

  1. djronron

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    Day 17 of a dozen of eggs In The incubator , and there's movement on about 10 of them !!!!!!!!
     
  2. OPPT

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    Excellent! Hope you get a good hatch.
     
  3. nchls school

    nchls school Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I wish you the best of luck.
     
  4. djronron

    djronron Out Of The Brooder

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    Ok so on day 17 I can see movement in 10 of the 12 eggs. Today is day 19 took the eggs out the egg turner set them on the wire mesh. Temp still holding at about 101. Humidity at about 70%
    Now we sit and wait!!!
     
  5. nchls school

    nchls school Chillin' With My Peeps

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    The best of luck to you.
     
  6. djronron

    djronron Out Of The Brooder

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    Ok need help. Chicks pip on April 4th April 7 and chicks still have not broken out the shell. I can hear them chirping. What do I do now?
     
  7. AmyLynn2374

    AmyLynn2374 Humidity Queen

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    They've been externally pipped for 3 days? Or internally pipped?
     
  8. djronron

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    Externally pip. I can see the chicks
     
  9. nchls school

    nchls school Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Have they started to zip? Where there is a line of holes/breaks around the shell?
     
  10. djronron

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    Yes
     

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