? on 72 hour heat packs

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Azriel, Jan 29, 2012.

  1. Azriel

    Azriel Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I have read that the 72 hour heat pack hold the temp at 100 for the 72 hours, so, won't that start the eggs developing while in transit?
     
  2. tec27

    tec27 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Who's shipping eggs with a heat pack?
     
  3. Sphinx

    Sphinx Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yes, I've heard of using heat packs with CHICKS, but never with chickens. I think eggs would be much better off cold, so they don't start developing.
     

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